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Table 1 Demographic information

From: Prevalence estimates of multimorbidity: a comparative study of two sources

  No. (%)
Group Estimated population of Quebec
(N= 6,447,800)
Saguenay family practice-based sample
(N= 938)
Males* 3,171,500 (49.2) 315 (33.6)
Females* 3,276,300 (50.8) 623 (66.4)
25-44 y 2,147,800 (33.3) 179 (19.1)
45-64 y 2,088,100 (32.4) 407 (43.4)
65-79 y 771,700 (12.0) 239 (25.5)
≥80 y 187,200 (2.9) 52 (5.5)
  1. *Age of Quebec estimated population: ≥12 years; age of Saguenay sample: ≥25 years.