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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of caregivers

From: The needs of people with dementia living at home from user, caregiver and professional perspectives: a cross-sectional survey

Demographic Characteristic %
Age (years) 40-64 46.3
65–89 52.8
90-100 0.8
Gender Male 28.9
Female 71.1
Marital Status Single 4.7
Married/Living with a partner 89.8
Separated/Divorced 3.9
Widowed 1.6
Caregiver Relationship Spouse 64.1
Children 30.5
Other relative 3.9
Friend 0.7
Co-resident Caregiver Yes 74.0
  No 26.0