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Table 1 Background characteristics of the participants

From: Lifetime prevalence of polyvictimization among older adults in Sweden, associations with ill-heath, and the mediating effect of sense of coherence

   Women Men
  N % N %
Age 60–64 77 28.5 82 24.3
65–69 81 30.0 97 28.8
70–74 60 22.2 71 21.1
75–79 34 12.6 53 15.7
80–85 18 6.7 34 10.1
Civil state Single 68 25.2 55 16.7
Partner 202 74.8 280 83.32
Subjective social status (score) 1–4 62 25.3 64 20.2
5–7 146 59.6 201 63.4
8–10 37 15.1 52 16.4
Social support No 31 12.1 52 16.0
Yes 226 87.9 273 84.0
  1. Note: “Partner” = Married, co-habiting, steady relationship