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Table 1 Characteristics of the participants in each condition group

From: A survey exploring self-reported indoor and outdoor footwear habits, foot problems and fall status in people with stroke and Parkinson’s

  PwP
(n = 218)
PwS
(n = 145)
Age (years) mean (min to max) 72.52 (50 to 93) 72.35 (40 to 93)
Gender Male 124 (57 %) 72 (50 %)
Female 93 (43) 73 (50 %)
Time (months) since stroke onset/ PD diagnosis. mean (min to max) 69.25 (1–300) 45.03 (1–386)
Living status On own 40 (18 %) 41 (28 %)
With partner 151 (69 %) 85 (59 %)
With family 20 (9 %) 16 (11 %)
Residential home 2 (1 %) 1 (1 %)
Warden controlled apartment 2 (1 %) 2 (1 %)
Live-in carer 3 (2 %)  
Mobility Nonfunctional, 2 (1 %) 10 (7 %)
Dependent, Level II 17 (8 %) 8 (6 %)
Dependent Level I 21 (10 %) 17 (12 %)
Dependent Supervision 10 (5 %) 10 (7 %)
Independent, Level surfaces 54 (25 %) 46 (32 %)
Independent, Level and non-Level surfaces 108 (50 %) 49 (34 %)
Reported falls per year Non-faller 108 (50 %) 75 (52 %)
Faller 110 (50 %) 70 (48 %)
One time faller 42 (19 %) 35 (24 %)
Repeat faller 68 (31 %) 35 (24 %)
Walking aids 109 (50 %) 99 (68 %)
  1. Figures are number(%) unless stated otherwise