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Table 4 Mean patient activation score and distribution per level

From: Patient activation in Europe: an international comparison of psychometric properties and patients’ scores on the short form Patient Activation Measure (PAM-13)

PAM score and activation level Danish (n = 328) Dutch (n = 1829) German (n = 488) Norwegian (n = 2539) USA
Mean PAM score 64.1 61.2 67.2 66.3 61.9
Activation level
 Level 1 29 (9 %) 313 (17 %) 45 (9 %) 283 (11 %)  
 Level 2 41 (13 %) 357 (20 %) 44 (9 %) 235 (9 %)  
 Level 3 125 (38 %) 588 (32 %) 127 (26 %) 640 (25 %)  
 Level 4 133 (41 %) 571 (31 %) 272 (56 %) 1381 (54 %)  
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