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Table 1 Sociodemographic data of the interviewees

From: The desire to die in palliative care: a sequential mixed methods study to develop a semi-structured clinical approach

N11
Age
M, SD71.7 (13.9)
Min, Max51, 89
Gender
 Male (n, %)7 (63.6)
 Female (n, %)4 (36.4)
First language
 German (n, %)11 (100.0)
Educational level
 Higher education entrance qualification (n, %)5 (45.5)
 Higher secondary school (n, %)5 (45.5)
 Lower secondary school (n, %)1 (9.1)
Vocational training
 Professional training (n, %)6 (54.5)
 University degree (n, %)2 (18.2)
 None (n, %)2 (18.2)
 Not specified (n, %)1 (9.1)
Diagnosis
 Cancer (colon, lung, liver, breast & abdominal, lower jaw, larynx, glioblastoma) (n, %)7 (63.6)
 Geriatric multimorbidity (n, %)2 (18.2)
 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) (n, %)2 (18.2)
Care Setting
 Home care (n, %)4 (36.4)
 Residential care (n, %)2 (18.2)
 Hospice care (n, %)3 (27.3)
 In-patient care (n, %)2 (18.2)
Interview Setting
 At home (n, %)4 (36.4)
 Hospice (n, %)3 (27.3)
 Residential care facility (n, %)2 (18.2)
 Hospital (n, %)2 (18.2)