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Table 3 Comorbidity of caregivers

From: Alzheimer’s disease severity and its association with patient and caregiver quality of life in Japan: results of a community-based survey

Characteristic Total
% n
Depression (PHQ-9 scores) None (0–4) 41.7% 125
Mild depression (5–9) 28.3% 85
Moderate depression (10–14) 13.0% 39
Moderately severe depression (15–19) 10.0% 30
Severe depression (20–27) 7.0% 21
MDD (PHQ-9 scores) None (< 10) 70.0% 210
MDD (10+) 30.0% 90
Diagnosed comorbidities Depression 4.7% 14
Insomnia 11.0% 33
Anxiety 1.7% 5
Hypertension 12.7% 38
Pain 5.7% 17
Diabetes (Type1/2) 1.0% 3
CCI experienced since caregiving 0 92.0% 276
1 2.7% 8
2+ 5.3% 16
  1. Note. PHQ Patient Health Questionnaire, MDD major depressive disorder