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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants

From: Prevalence of advance care planning practices among people with chronic diseases in hospital and community settings: a retrospective medical record audit

  LHD1 (n = 529) LHD2 (n = 477) Total (n = 1006)
Hospital Community Hospital Community  
N 291 238 159 318 1006
Mean age (SD) 76 (14.36) 78 (11.66) 75 (13.26) 72 (15.82) 75 (2.5)
Sex (M:F) % 48: 52 46: 54 50: 50 45: 55 47: 53
Chronic conditions
 Diabetes 152 (55) 125 (45) 107 (32) 223 (68) 607 (60%)
 Hypertension 169 (65) 91 (35) 88 (32) 188 (68) 536 (53%)
  1. Table 1 Legend-LHD Local Health District, SD Standard Deviation, M Male, F Female