약학회지
YAKHAK HOEJI
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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

General characteristics of the participants

Variables Non-Beneficiaries of long-term care Beneficiaries of long-term care p-value
N % N %
Total number of participants 219,254 91.40 20,619 8.60
Sex Male 83,532 38.10 4,569 22.16 < .0001
Female 135,722 61.90 16,050 77.84
Age 75-79 119,937 54.70 5,061 24.55 < .0001
80-84 65,845 30.03 6,800 32.98
85-89 25,663 11.70 5,443 26.40
90-100 7,809 3.56 3,315 16.08
National health security type Health Insurance 200,160 91.29 17,442 84.59 < .0001
Medical aid 19,094 8.71 3,177 15.41
Health insurance contributions Low (1 quartile) 29,974 13.67 3,591 17.42 < .0001
Mid-low (2 quartile) 33,434 15.25 2,783 13.50
Mid-high (3 quartile) 47,867 21.83 3,944 19.13
High (4 quartile) 88,885 40.54 7,124 34.55
Charlson Comorbidity Index (CCI) 0 133,686 60.97 7,814 37.90 < .0001
1 55,459 25.29 8,200 39.77
2 21,404 9.76 2,937 14.24
3 6,431 2.93 1,127 5.47
4 1,608 0.73 366 1.78
>=5 666 0.30 175 0.85
Hospitalization within the last 1 year Yes 53,061 24.20 8,715 42.27 < .0001
No 166,193 75.80 11,904 57.73
Chronic disease Dementia 8,646 3.94 5,829 28.27 < .0001
Cerebrovascular diseases 14,512 6.62 3,249 15.76 < .0001
Parkinson disease 1,970 0.90 1,053 5.11 < .0001
Hypertension 93,415 42.61 7,100 34.43 < .0001
Diabetes 30,868 14.08 2,940 14.26 0.4775
Osteoarthritis 54,104 24.68 3,744 18.16 < .0001
Cardiovascular disease 20,901 9.53 2,103 10.20 0.0019

*Sex, Age, National health security type, Health insurance contribution was as of 2015, CCI, Hospitalization within the last year, and Disease were calculated from the claimed disease code from 2015 to the previous year.

Yakhak Hoeji 2021;65:453-9 https://doi.org/10.17480/psk.2021.65.6.453
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