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Table 1 Facility characteristics: Frequency and Percent n(%)(n = 61)

From: End of life care for long-term care residents with dementia, chronic illness and cancer: prospective staff survey

   Region
Total 1 2 3 4
Number of facilities 61 (100) 21 (34.4) 14 (22.9) 21 (34.4) 5 (8.1)
Total number beds: 3709 (100) 1151 (31.0) 926 (24.9) 1300 (35.0) 332 (8.9)
 Low level care 1669 (100) 525 (31.4) 313 (18.7) 690 (41.3) 141 (8.4)
 High level care 1634 (100) 543 (33.2) 474 (29.0) 480 (29.3) 137 (8.3)
 Secure dementia 406 (100) 83 (20.4) 139 (34.2) 130 (32.0) 54 (13.3)
Number of facilities by size:
  < 70 beds 44 (100) 15 (34) 9 (20.4) 16 (36.3) 4 (9.0)
  > 70 beds 17 (100) 5 (29.4) 5 (29.4) 6 (35.2) 1 (5.9)
Business type:
 For profit facilities 39 (100) 15 (38.4) 9 (23.0) 14 (35.8) 1 (2.5)
 Not for profit facilities 22 (100) 5 (22.7) 5 (22.7) 8 (36.3) 4 (18.1)