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Table 1 Participant demographic information

From: Peer support for stroke survivors: a case study

  Stroke survivors (N = 16) Peer supporters (N = 7)
Mean age in years (SD), range 64.8 (11.3) 35-81 59.3 (9.6) 47-72
Number of men (%) 12 (75.0%) 4 (57.1%)
Stroke type (%): Clot 14 (87.5%) 3 (42.9%)
 Bleed 2 (12.5%) 4 (57.1%)
Stroke location (%): Left 3 (18.8%) 2 (28.6%)
 Right 13 (81.3%) 5 (71.4%)
Mean Barthel Index score (SD), range 78.8 (21.7) 95.0 (7)
  40-100 85-100
Living situation (%): Live alone 4 (25.0%) 2 (28.6%)
 Live with spouse 10 (62.5%) 3 (42.9%)
 Other family member 2 (12.5%) 2 (28.6%)
Supports (%): Personal care 7 (43.8%) 0 (0%)
 Therapy 9 (56.3%) 1 (14.3%)
 Transportation 2 (12.5%) 2 (28.6%)
 Other 3 (18.8%) 3 (42.9%)