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Table 4 The results of the representativeness analysis for the MentDis65+ sample and the catchment area population for each study centre

From: Study approach and field work procedures of the MentDis_ICF65+ project on the prevalence of mental disorders in the older adult European population

   Hamburg (Germany) Ferrara (Italy) London (England) Madrid (Spain) Geneva (Switzerland) Jerusalem (Israel)
  Ment-
Dis
n > 489
Catchment
n > 447,780
Ment-Dis
n > 516
Catchment
n > 77,598
Ment-Dis
n > 448
Catch-ment
n > 55,474
Ment-Dis
n > 554
Catchment
n > 412,849
Ment-
Dis
n > 453
Catchment
n > 15,110
Ment-Dis
n > 540
Catch-ment
n > 50,698
Work status: retired (%) 94.5% 90.6% 88.4% 95.8% 88.4% 84.3% 72.1% 52.4% 89.4% 93.1% 74.4% 81.7%
Marital status: married 61.7% 58.1% 66.5% 64.% 60.8% 65.5% 60.5% 59.8% 58.5% 53.8% 58.5% 53.8%
Number of children none No data No data No data No data No data 5.0% 6.4%
1 4.8% 6.6%
2 20.3% 29.6%
3 30.1% 20.7%
4 19.7% 13.6%
5 9.6% 9.2%
6 3.3% 5.0%
Education: years of schooling    5 33.3% 70.6% No data 7 40.5% 59.9% 7 3.5% 17.6% No data
    8 21.3% 16.7% 9 14.8% 0% 9 9.2% 19.1%
  10 67.% 84.2% 10 5.6% 2.8%     
  13 32.% 15.8% 13 39.7% 9.9% 13 44.6% 40.1% 13 87.3% 63.2%
Number of house-hold members alone 32.7% 30.2% No data 32.8% 79.5% 24.2% 21.6% 25.6% 50.6% No data
2 people 65.3% 60.9% 67.2% 20.5% 54.2% 47.2% 68.4% 33.1%
3 people 2.0% 8.9% 18.1% 21.7% 6.0% 16.3%
4 people 3.2% 9.5%
Born in the country where the interview took place 92.7% 85.5% No data 95.4% 70.9% 95.9% 97.7% 68.5% 76.6% 36.9% 28.1%