Table 2

Sociodemographic characteristics of the REUMAVID sample (N=1800, unless otherwise specified)

Variablesn (%) or mean±SD
Rheumatic disease
 Axial spondyloarthritis670 (37.2)
 Rheumatoid arthritis534 (29.2)
 Fibromyalgia312 (17.3)
 Osteoarthritis310 (17.2)
 Psoriatic arthritis165 (9.1)
 Osteoporosis114 (6.3)
 Sjögren’s syndrome104 (5.8)
 Systemic lupus erythematosus97 (5.4)
 Peripheral spondyloarthritis50 (2.8)
 Juvenile idiopathic arthritis38 (2.1)
 Gout36 (2.0)
 Systemic sclerosis (or scleroderma)30 (1.7)
 Vasculitis or arteritis24 (1.3)
 Polymyalgia rheumatica13 (0.7)
 Myositis (polymyositis and dermatomyositis)7 (0.4)
 SAPHO (only recorded in France)15 (0.8)
Age52.6±13.2
Gender
 Male355 (19.7)
 Female1442 (80.1)
 Other3 (0.2)
Educational level
 No studies20 (1.1)
 Primary school72 (4.0)
 Secondary school307 (17.1)
 Vocational qualification527 (29.3)
 University studies874 (48.6)
Employment status
 Employed625 (34.7)
 Temporary sick leave159 (8.8)
 Permanent sick leave86 (4.8)
 Retirement403 (22.4)
 Early retirement60 (3.3)
 Unemployed85 (4.7)
 Furlought112 (6.2)
 Housework64 (3.6)
 Student19 (1.1)
 Other187 (10.4)
Marital status
 Single287 (15.9)
 Married/in a relationship1253 (69.6)
 Separated/divorced195 (10.8)
 Widower/widow65 (3.6)