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Table 1 Characteristics of survey participants (CDI: Clostridioides difficile infection)

From: Perception of quality of life in people experiencing or having experienced a Clostridioides difficile infection: a US population survey

 TotalPast CDICurrent CDIP-value
Number of subjects350 (100%)235 (67.1%)115 (32.9%) 
Age category, n (%)
 < 3128 (8.0%)15 (6.4%)13 (11.3%)0.2
 31–4056 (16.0%)41 (17.4%)15 (13.0%)0.4
 41–5071 (20.3%)45 (19.1%)26 (22.6%)0.5
 51–6078 (22.3%)49 (20.9%)29 (25.2%)0.4
 61–7081 (23.1%)58 (24.7%)23 (20.0%)0.4
 71–8022 (6.3%)17 (7.2%)5 (4.3%)0.4
 81–8910 (2.9%)7 (3.0%)3 (2.6%)1
 > 894 (1.1%)3 (1.3%)1 (0.9%)1
Gender n (%)
 Female303 (86.6%)204 (86.8%)99 (86.1%)1
 Male47 (13.4%)31 (13.2%)16 (13.9%)1
Insurance coverage, n (%)
 Medicaid30 (8.6%)21 (8.9%)9 (7.8%)0.9
 Medicare107 (30.6%)77 (32.8%)30 (26.1%)0.2
 Veteran9 (2.6%)7 (3.0%)2 (1.7%)0.7
 Private177 (50.6%)121 (51.5%)56 (48.7%)0.7
 Other66 (18.9%)37 (15.7%)29 (25.2%)0.3
 None12 (3.4%)4 (1.7%)8 (7.0%)0.02
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