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Table 6 Recruitment and response rates at baseline by practice deprivation score

From: Health and Employment after Fifty (HEAF): a new prospective cohort study

Decile of deprivationa Practices (N) Subjects % of all participants
   No. excluded No. approached No. recruited % recruited  
1 (worst) 2 77 2208 297 13.5 % 3.6 %
2 1 47 1830 322 17.6 % 4.0 %
3 0 0 0 0 0 % 0 %
4 1 66 1102 265 24.0 % 3.3 %
5 4 81 3944 673 17.1 % 8.3 %
6 5 389 11,940 2432 20.4 % 29.9 %
7 3 98 6080 1334 21.9 % 16.4 %
8 4 117 4761 1136 23.9 % 14.0 %
9 3 89 4879 1112 22.8 % 13.7 %
10 (best) 1 33 2615 563 21.5 % 6.9 %
All 24 997 39,359 8134 20.7 % 100.0 %
  1. aIMD 2010 (see text)