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Table 3 Frequency (%) of met and unmet needs of PWD (reported by caregivers)

From: Predictors of unmet needs in Chilean older people with dementia: a cross-sectional study

Needs of PWD N Met (%) Unmet (%) Total (%)
Accommodation 163 28.9 8.44 37.3
Looking after home 163 81.3 2.4 83.7
Food 163 78.9 0,6 79.5
Self-Care 162 75.3, 3.0 78.3
Caring for another 161 9.6 2.4 12.0
Daytime Activities 163 39.8 39.2 79
Memory 161 51.8 34.9 86.7
Eyesight/Hearing 158 42.8 15.7 58.5
Mobility 161 51.8 12.7 64.5
Continence 163 53.6 7.2 60.8
Physical Health 163 57.2 3.64 60.8
Drugs 162 30.1 2.4 32.5
Psychotic Symptoms 162 31.9 16.9 48.8
Psychological Distress 162 39.2 21.1 60.3
Information 162 22.3 27.1 49.4
Deliberate Self-harm 163 9.6 1.8 11.9
Accidental Self-Harm 163 43.4 4.2 47.6
Abuse/Neglect 163 6.6 0.6 7,2
Behavior 163 13.9 3.6 17.5
Alcohol 163 43.6 1.2 4.8
Company 163 24.1 36.1 60.2
Intimate Relationships 163 21.1 3.6 24.7
Money 163 82.5 2.4 84.9
Benefits 162 36.7 13.9 50.6
Mean (s.d.)   10 (3.8) 3.3 (2.8) 13.3 (4.5)