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Table 1 Patients characteristics

From: CONECT-6: a case-finding tool to identify patients with complex health needs

Characteristic N (%) Complexity n (%)
Not complex
n = 213 (73%)
Complex
n = 77 (27%)
Age
 18–34 13 (4) 11 (5) 2 (3)
 35–54 49 (17) 36 (17) 13 (17)
 55–64 42 (14) 29 (14) 13 (17)
 65–74 61 (21) 50 (24) 11 (14)
 75–84 83 (29) 58 (27) 25 (32)
 85+ 42 (15) 29 (13) 13 (17)
Sex
 Female 177 (61) 130 (61) 47 (61)
 Male 113 (39) 83 (39) 30 (39)
Primary language
 French 274 (94) 200 (94) 74 (96)
 English 13 (5) 11 (5) 2 (3)
 Other 3 (1) 2 (1) 1 (1)
Occupation
 Work 61 (21) 56 (26) 5 (6)
 Searching for work 2 (1) 1 (1) 1 (1)
 School 3 (1) 3 (1) 0 (0)
 Do not work for health reasons 44 (15) 19 (9) 25 (32)
 At home 10 (3) 9 (4) 1 (1)
 Retired 167 (58) 123 (58) 44 (57)
 Other 3 (1) 2 (1) 1 (1)
Marital status
 Married or living with a partner 131 (45) 103 (48) 28 (36)
 Separated or divorced 38 (13) 26 (12) 12 (16)
 Widow 73 (25) 48 (23) 25 (32)
 Single 48 (17) 36 (17) 12 (16)
Income
 Less than $20,000 62 (21) 36 (17) 26 (34)
 $20,000 - $39,9999 97 (33) 69 (32) 28 (36)
 $40,000 - $59,999 68 (23) 55 (26) 13 (17)
 $60,000 - $79,999 31 (11) 27 (13) 4 (5)
 $80,000 - $99,999 20 (7) 18 (8) 2 (3)
 $100,000 and more 9 (3) 6 (3) 3 (4)
 Missing 3 (1) 2 (1) 1 (1)
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