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Table 1 Baseline demographics of sample

From: Remote activity monitoring for family caregivers of persons living with dementia: a mixed methods, randomized controlled evaluation

Characteristic Caregiver Intervention Caregiver Control p-value Care Recipient Intervention Care Recipient Control p-value
Age, M (SD) 62.4 (10.8) 63.0 (12.5) .696 78.2 (9.5) 78.4 (9.3) .880
Female, N (%) 68 (77.3%) 73 (80.2%) .561 50 (56.8%) 46 (50.6%) .387
White, N (%) 85 (96.6%) 89 (97.8%) .623 80 (90.9%) 86 (94.5%) .354
Non-Hispanic, N (%) 88 (100%) 86 (94.5%) .083 86 (97.7%) 86 (94.5%) .526
Married, N (%) 70 (79.6%) 79 (86.8%) .193 53 (60.2%) 56 (61.5%) .857
Children, M (SD) 2.0 (1.6) 2.5 (2.0) .088 2.8 (2.0) 3.2 (2.0) .164
Graduated college, N (%) 59 (67.1%) 58 (63.7%) .642 42 (47.7%) 44 (48.4%) .933
Household income > 60 k, N (%) 50 (56.8%) 57 (62.6%) .427 22 (25.0%) 35 (38.5%) .053
Employment, N (%)
 Fulltime 26 (29.6%) 26 (28.6%) .524    
 Retired 32 (36.4%) 40 (44.0%)    
 Other 30 (34.1%) 25 (27.5%)    
Relationship, N (%)
 Spouse 42 (47.7%) 50 (55.0%)     
 Parent 39 (44.3%) 37 (40.7%)     
 Other 7 (8.0%) 4 (4.4%) .468    
Living arrangement, N (%)
 Alone     17 (19.3%) 24 (26.4%)  
 With caregiver   52 (59.1%) 55 (60.4%)  
 With another relative   7 (8.0%) 4 (4.4%)  
 Other     12 (13.6%) 8 (8.8%) .416
Medicaid, N (%)     16 (18.2%) 17 (18.7%) .594
ADL, M (SD) 0.4 (1.2) 0.5 (1.4) .650 2.1 (2.2) 2.4 (2.7) .372
IADL, M (SD) 2.0 (3.8) 1.8 (3.4) .725 8.2 (3.1) 7.9 (3.5) .577
CI, M (SD)     13.7 (6.1) 12.6 (7.0) .281
RMBPC-Frequency, M (SD)   35.9 (12.4) 32.5 (12.5) .068
RMBPC-Reaction, M (SD)   19.3 (13.1) 19.3 (11.6) .991
  1. ADL activities of daily living, IADL instrumental activities of daily living, CI cognitive impairment, RMBPC revised memory and behavior problems checklist