Table 2: Sociodemographic characteristics of carers.

Characteristics

Age (years)58.9 (SD =15; range 21–80)
Gender n (%)
 Male27 (51.9)
 Female25 (48.1)
Marital status n (%)
 Single9 (17.3)
 Married40 (76.9)
 Widowed2 (3.8)
 Divorced1 (1.9)
Primary carer? n (%)
 Yes49 (94.2)
 No3 (5.8)
Family carer n (%)
 Children 17 (32.7)
 Husband/wife26 (50.0)
 Brother/sister3 (5.8)
 Other2 (3.8)
 Unrelated4 (7.7)