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Table 3 Proportion of respondents (%) indicating a problem on the EQ-5D dimensions sub-grouped by BMI group

From: Association between body mass index and health-related quality of life, and the impact of self-reported long-term conditions – cross-sectional study from the south Yorkshire cohort dataset

  Underweight Normal Overweight Obese All responders
(BMI < 18.5) (BMI 18.5 to 24.9) (BMI 25 to 29.9) (BMI > 29.9)
Mobility 20.5 14.8 24.9 41.5 23.5
Self-care 11.1 4.4 6.4 14.7 7.2
Usual activities 24.2 16.0 22.4 36.5 22.2
Pain/discomfort 35.2 34.7 47.3 61.4 44.2
Anxiety/depression 32.4 23.8 24.8 35.2 26.4
Total (count) 302 8,459 7,078 3,621 19,460