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Table 1 Characteristics of participants

From: Perceived risks, concession travel pass access and everyday technology use for out-of-home participation: cross-sectional interviews among older people in the UK

Measure Participants (n = 128)
Gender, n (%)
 Female 63 (49.22)
 Male 65 (50.78)
Age
  Median: 76.00 IQR: 68.25–82.00
Min-Max: 55.00–96.00
Dementia diagnosis, n (%)
 Dementia 64 (50.00)
 No known cognitive impairment 64 (50.00)
MoCAa
  Median: 24.00 IQR: 21.00–26.00
Min-Max: 12.00–30.00
Years of education
  Median: 12.00 IQR: 11.00–14.00
Min-Max: 7.00–21.00
Living arrangement, n (%)
 Cohabit 79 (61.72)
 Live alone 49 (38.28)
Living environment, n (%)
 Urban 98 (76.56)
 Rural 30 (23.44)
Drive a car, n (%)
 Driver 72 (56.25)
 Non-driver 56 (43.75)
Concession travel pass, n (%)
 Concession travel pass 68 (53.12)
 No concession travel pass 60 (46.88)
Functional impairment, n (%)
 Functional impairment 110 (85.94)
 No functional impairment 18 (14.06)
Everyday Technology use (n = 49)
  Median: 16.00 IQR: 9.00–22.00
Min-Max: 1.00–35.00
Perceived risk of falling, n (%)
 Perceived risk 56 (43.75)
 No perceived risk 72 (56.25)
Perceived risk of getting lost, n (%)
 Perceived risk 23 (17.97)
 No perceived risk 105 (82.03)
Perceived risk of feeling embarrassedb, n (%)
 Perceived risk 35 (27.56)
 No perceived risk 92 (72.44)
Perceived risk of feeling stressed, n (%)
 Perceived risk 41 (32.03)
 No perceived risk 87 (67.97)
  1. aMontreal Cognitive Assessment has possible scores from 0 to 30. A higher score indicates higher cognitive status [32]
  2. bMissing data (data for one participant missing)