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Table 1 Participant Self-Reported Sociodemographic and Clinical Characteristics

From: The content validity of the PSS in patients with plaque psoriasis

  Total Sample (N = 20)
Age: Mean age ± SD 50.2 ± 12.0
Range (Min, Max) (25.0–73.0)
Female (%) 11 (55%)
Ethnicity: Hispanic or Latino (%) 1 (5%)
Racial background, n (%)a
 White 17 (85%)
 Black/African American 2 (10%)
 Missinga 1 (5%)
Current living/domestic situation, n (%)
 Living alone 4 (20%)
 Living with partner/family/friend 16 (80%)
Employment status, n (%)
 Employedb 17 (85%)
 Not-employedc 3 (15%)
Highest level of education, n (%)
 Secondary/high school 9 (45%)
 Some college 5 (25%)
 College degree 6 (30%)
Overall health rating, n (%)
 Excellent 2 (10%)
 Very good 7 (35%)
 Good 10 (50%)
 Fair 1 (5%)
 Poor 0 (0%)
Overall assessment of psoriasis severity, n (%)
 No psoriasis 4 (20%)
 Very mild 7 (35%)
 Mild 2 (10%)
 Moderate 5 (25%)
 Severe 2 (10%)
 Very severe 0 (0%)
  1. aOne participant stated race as “Other Puerto Rican”.
  2. bIncludes self, full-, or part-time employed.
  3. cIncludes retired and disabled