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Table 1 Sociodemographic and health characteristics of sample (n = 954)

From: Psychometric properties of the Czech version of the brief Older People Quality of Life questionnaire (OPQoL-brief)

Age   
 Mean (SD) 72.1 6.4
 Min–max 65 94
Gender N (%) N %
 Man 224 23.5
 Women 730 76.5
Marital status N (%)
 Single 30 3.1
 Married 474 49.7
 Divorced 147 15.4
 Widow 303 31.8
Employment N (%)
 Full time job 46 4.8
 Part-time job 120 12.6
 No job 788 82.6
Living with
 Alone 378 39.6
 Spouse 468 49.1
 Children 71 7.4
 Another 37 3.9
Illnesses
 Cardiovascular (yes) 583 61.1
 Oncological (yes) 75 7.9
 Diabetic (yes) 186 19.5
 Endocrinology (yes) 173 18.1
 Respiratory (yes) 140 14.7
 Gynecological (yes) 32 3.4
 Urological (yes) 165 17.3
 Sensory (yes) 275 28.8
 Musculoskeletal (yes) 467 48.9
 Neurological (yes) 99 10.4
 Mental health problem (yes) 73 7.6
  Mean SD
Number of disease/1 person 2.4 1.6
Subjective health assessment N %
 Very good 19 2.0
 Good 101 10.6
 Fair 571 59.8
 Poor 263 27.6