Table 1

Participants’ self-reported characteristics

T1 (n = 467)
HbA1c
 %a7.7 (1.4)
 mmol/mola61 (15.3)
Sex
 Boys47.1%
 Girls52.9%
Age, yearsa18.6 (3.4)
Mean age at diagnosis, yearsa11.4 (5.6)
Illness duration, yearsa7.1 (4.8)
Insulin administrationb
 Injection79.5%
 Pump20.5%
Civil status (>1 option)
 Living with parents72.5%
 Living with partner/(re)married7.0%
 Relationship (living separately)22.1%
 Single12%
Work
 Student76.2%
 Working18.8%
 Unemployed4.0%
Education
 University or college19.7%
 General secondary education32.5%
 Technical or vocational education34.3%
 Primary education7.0%
Unqualified2.8%
  • aMean value with SD between brackets.

  • bCoded as 0 = insulin injection; 1 = insulin pump.