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Table 2 Care recipient demographic characteristics

From: Building a new life: a qualitative study of how family carers deal with significant changes

Variable Mean (SD) Range
Age 80.09 (11.42) 67–104 years
Months Since Long-term Care Admission 23.72 (28.92) 1–180 months
  N %
Sex
 Female 30 66.7%
 Male 15 33.3%
Stage of Disease
 Early stage 1 2.2%
 Middle stage 8 17.8%
 Mid−/Late stage 4 8.9%
 Late stage 21 46.7%
 End-of-life 4 8.9%
 Missing 7 15.6%