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Table 4 Social determinants of patients for the study period

From: Did past economic prosperity affect the health related quality of life predictors? A longitudinal study on a representative sample of Slovenian family medicine patients

  N (%)
0 months 6 months 24 months
Household Living alone 64 (10.6%) 62 (10.3%) 63 (10.5%)
Living with someone 536 (89.2%) 536 (89.2%) 538 (89.5%)
Stressful life events Present 309 (51.4%) 259 (43.1%) 292 (48.6%)
Abuses in childhood Present 126 (21.0%) 89 (14.8%) 100 (16.6%)
Discrimination Present 46 (7.7%) 32 (5.3%) 29 (4.8%)
Relatives with problems Present 114 (19.0%) 97 (16.1%) 97 (16.1%)
Circumstances in a household M (95% confidence interval) 1–5 (5 = very satisfactory) 4.28 (4.21- 4.34) 4.30 (4.24-4.37) 4.32 (4.26-4.39)
Social support of family and friends M (95% confidence interval) 7–21 (21 = excellent personal relationships) 18.77 (18.55-18.99) 19.01 (18.78-19.23) 19.34 (19.12-19.55)
  1. Legend: M - mean.