Table 1

Socio-demographic characteristics, quality of life, and self-rated health among unemployed persons with benefits at enrolment in the study (n=4308)
Variables n (%)
Sex (Woman) 2383 (55.3)
Age
  18–34 years 848 (19.7)
  35–44 years 1315 (30.5)
  45–54 years 1206 (28.0)
  ≥ 55 years 939 (21.8)
Education level
  Low 1780 (41.3)
  Intermediate 1442 (33.5)
  High 1086 (25.2)
Ethnicity (native Dutch) 3439 (79.8)
No children <12 years 3136 (72.8)
Marital status (Living together) 2951 (68.5)
Social security benefit 829 (19.2)
Unemployment benefit 3479 (80.8)
Good quality of life 3045 (70.7)
Self-rated good health 3562 (82.7)

Carlier et al.

Carlier et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:503   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-503

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