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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Randomized comparative study of child and caregiver responses to three software functions added to the Japanese version of the electronic Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (ePedsQL) questionnaire

 ChildrenPrimary caregiversSecondary caregivers
BasicDynamicBasicDynamicBasicDynamic
N = 1019N = 1025N = 1415N = 1407N = 1240N = 1215
n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)n(%)
Recruitment
 Survey company836(82)844(82)1097(78)1093(78)1015(82)994(82)
 Researchers' neighborhoods183(18)181(18)318(22)314(22)225(18)221(18)
Children's age
 0-1 years old----123(9)126(9)94(8)97(8)
 2-4 years old----253(18)241(17)211(17)203(17)
 5-6 years old164(16)157(15)174(12)176(13)151(12)146(12)
 7 years old69(7)73(7)74(5)76(5)65(5)67(6)
 8-12 years old369(36)378(37)375(27)373(27)337(27)241(28)
 13-15 years old204(20)206(20)203(14)208(15)186(15)179(15)
 16-18 years old213(21)211(21)213(15)207(15)196(16)182(15)
Children's gender
 Female526(52)480(47)697(49)658(47)613(49)564(46)
 Male493(48)545(53)718(51)749(53)627(51)651(54)
Children with any disease which requires clinic/hospital visit
 Yes123(12)121(12)175(12)157(11)152(12)131(11)
 No873(86)876(85)1232(87)1241(88)1080(87)1075(88)
 Unknown (not answered)23(2)28(3)8(1)9(1)8(1)9(1)
Caregiver relationship to child
 Mother----1370(97)1357(96)35(3)38(3)
 Father----35(2)42(3)1094(88)1063(87)
 Grandmother----10(1)8(1)91(7)98(8)
 Grandfather----0 0 11(1)6(0)
Other----0 0 9(1)10(1)
Caregiver’s education level
 Junior high school----18(1)14(1)33(3)40(3)
 Senior high school----287(20)317(23)259(21)297(24)
 Vocational college----189(13)193(14)155(13)135(11)
 Junior college----295(21)271(19)45(4)35(3)
 University----527(37)516(37)584(47)567(47)
 Graduate school----74(5)67(5)146(12)118(10)
 Unknown (not answered)----25(2)-29(2)-18(1)23(2)
Caregiver’s working status
 Working----742(52)759(54)1141(92)1096(90)
 Not working----648(46)619(44)81(7)96(8)
 Unknown (not answered)----25(2)29(2)18(1)23(2)
Display size
 Greater than 600 pixels594(58)633(62)726(51)751(53)667(54)682(56)
 Less than 600 pixels425(42)392(38)689(49)656(47)573(46)533(44)