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Table 1 Family member characteristics (total N = 122). Presented as number of cases and percentages (%)

From: Family members’ experience with in-hospital health care after severe traumatic brain injury: a national multicentre study

Family member characteristics N (%)
Female 96 (78.7)
Married/cohabitanta 94 (81.0)
Relationship to patient
 Spouse/cohabitant 50 (41.0)
 Parent 52 (42.6)
 Children 4 (3.3)
 Siblings 11 (9.0)
Other 5 (4.1)
Level of education n = 121
Low (≤ 12 years) 77 (63.6)
High (≥13 years) 44 (36.4)
  1. aCohabitant status means if the caregivers are married or cohabitant in general and includes caregivers married to the patient and those married to others