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Table 3 CPS characteristics in sample and comparison with previous studies

From: Representativeness of personality and involvement preferences in a web-based survey on healthcare decision-making

CPS Sample (%) Hack [27] Noguera [28] Yennurajalingam et al. [29]
Year 2019 2007 2014 2018
Sample size 6756 425 387 199
Country Denmark Canada US US
Population Men aged 45–70 years Men diagnosed with PCa Patients with advanced cancer Patients with advanced cancer
Age 59 (mean) 67 (mean) 58 (mean) 56 (median)
1 & 2 total (‘Active role’) 34.9% (2358) 30.6 (130) 31.2% (119) 43.2% (86)
3 (‘Collaborative role’) 41.6% (2810) 49.2 (209) 47.6% (182) 41.2% (82)
4 & 5 total (‘Passive role’) 23.5% (1588) 20.2 (86) 21.2% (81) 16.6% (33)
P-value   0.009 0.066 0.021