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Table 2 Cohort characteristics by pain severity in the last 30 days of life

From: Severe pain at the end of life: a population-level observational study

 No severe daily pain(%)Severe daily pain(%)All
NNN
Age
 0–4916166.0%8334.0%244
 50–5955970.4%23529.6%794
 60–69145275.4%47424.6%1926
 70–79328581.0%77319.0%4058
 80–89718184.7%129715.3%8478
 90+420686.7%64313.3%4849
Sex
 Male828184.1%156915.9%9850
 Female856381.6%193618.4%10,499
Income Quintile
 Highest299083.8%57616.2%3566
 High314182.4%67317.6%3814
 Middle330782.6%69517.4%4002
 Low367983.2%74416.8%4423
 Lowest372782.0%81718.0%4544
Rurality
 Urban13,80782.9%285017.1%16,657
 Rural303782.3%65517.7%3692
Palliative Home Care
 No13,20584.1%248815.9%15,693
 Yes363978.2%101721.8%4656
Physician Home Visit
 No14,71183.0%300817.0%17,719
 Yes - Non-PCa specialist181781.8%40518.2%2222
 Yes - PC specialist37278.5%10221.5%474
Number of Chronic Conditions
 0–2374482.5%79517.5%4539
 3–4593883.7%115716.3%7095
 5+716282.2%155317.8%8715
Cancer (any)
 No11,96883.6%234116.4%14,309
 Yes487680.7%116419.3%6040
Dementia
 No13,35581.2%309218.8%16,447
 Yes348989.4%41310.6%3902
Diabetes Mellitus
 No10,57183.1%214516.9%12,716
 Yes627382.2%136017.8%7633
Mental Health (other)
 No15,81682.9%326817.1%19,084
 Yes102881.3%23718.7%1265
Mood and Anxiety Disorders
 No14,46083.2%292616.8%17,386
 Yes238480.5%57919.5%2963
Osteo-arthritis
 No784285.0%138415.0%9226
 Yes900280.9%212119.1%11,123
Renal Failure
 No13,85583.3%278716.7%16,642
 Yes298980.6%71819.4%3707
Rheumatoid Arthritis
 No16,06683.1%326116.9%19,327
 Yes77876.1%24423.9%1022
Stroke
 No14,96282.6%314617.4%18,108
 Yes188284.0%35916.0%2241
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