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Table 2 Profile of social networks and transition over time (N = 81)

From: Social networks and their influences on nutrient intake, nutritional status and physical function in community-dwelling ethnically diverse older adults: a mixed-methods longitudinal study

  Social networks, follow-up 
Social networks, baseline N (%) Locally integratedWider communityFamily dependentLocal self-containedPrivate restrictedTotal
Locally integrated23 (62.2)3 (8.1)10 (27.0)1 (2.7)0 (0.0)37 (45.7)
Wider community1 (20.0)2 (40.0)1 (20.0)1 (20.0)0 (0.0)5 (6.2)
Family dependent5 (23.8)0 (0.0)14 (66.7)2 (9.5)0 (0.0)21 (25.9)
Local self-contained1 (7.7)2 (15.4)3 (23.1)3 (23.1)4 (30.8)13 (16.0)
Private restricted0 (0.0)1 (20.0)1 (20.0)1 (20.0)2 (40.0)5 (6.2)
Total30 (37.0)8 (9.9)29 (35.8)8 (9.9)6 (7.4)81 (100.0)