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Table 2 UCLA Social Loneliness Score

From: Social factors in frequent callers: a description of isolation, poverty and quality of life in those calling emergency medical services frequently

Score summaries Frequency Percent
Lonely (Score = 6–9) 33 49.25
Not Lonely (Score = 3–5) 32 47.76
Declined to answer 2 2.99
Questionnaire responses: Variables (score) Frequency Percent
There are enough people I feel close to Yes, enough people to feel close to (1) 31 46.3
More or less people to feel close to (2) 21 31.3
No people to feel close to (0) 12 17.9
Declined to answer 3 4.5
How often feel left out Hardly ever feel left out (0) 27 40.3
Some of the time feel left out (1) 27 40.3
Often feel left out (2) 11 16.4
Declined to answer 2 3
How often feel isolated Hardly ever feel isolated (0) 27 40.3
Some of the time feel isolated (1) 24 35.8
Often feel isolated (2) 14 20.9
Declined to answer 2 3