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Table 1 Demographic details of people registered with the community

From: Can a ‘consent to contact’ community help research teams overcome barriers to recruitment? The development and impact of the ‘Research for the Future’ community

Category All patients Diabetes Respiratory Heart disease
Gender
 Male 2990 (53.5%)    
 Female 2594 (46.4%)    
 Other 3 (0.05%)    
Age
 Mean age 59.4 59.1 61.3 66.9
 Range 18–98 18–96 22–89 19–96
Conditiona
 Diabetes 4960 Type 1 28.0% (n = 1389) COPD 53.2% (n = 324) Myocardial infarction 37.8% (n = 177)
 Respiratory 609 Type 2 64.0% (n = 3174) Asthma 49.9% (n = 304) Angina 27.5% (n = 129)
 Heart 468 NDH 7.9% (n = 391) Bronchiectasis 8.5% (n = 52) Atrial Fibrillation 22.9% (n = 107)
  Other 0.1% (n = 6)   Heart Failure 12.0% (n = 56)
  1. asome people are registered on more than one community