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Table 1 Demographics of patient participants (from patient reported data at baseline)

From: Threats to patient safety in primary care reported by older people with multimorbidity: baseline findings from a longitudinal qualitative study and implications for intervention

  Number Percent
Gender Female 15 57.69
Male 11 42.31
Age group 65–74 10 38.46
75+ 16 61.54
Prescribed medicines ≤6 7 26.92
7–10 8 30.77
11+ 11 42.31
Long-term conditions 2–3 7 26.92
4–5 7 26.92
6+ 12 46.15
Requires mobility aid Yes 9 34.62
No 17 65.38
Living status Alone 7 26.92
With partner 16 61.54
With family member 3 11.54
Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD) Decilea 1–2 9 34.62
3–4 12 46.15
5+ 4 15.38
Total number of patients 26 100.00
  1. aWhere 1 is most deprived 10% of Lower Layer Super Output Areas (data from [33])