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Table 2 The number of young individuals with rated disability and reported environmental factors (n = 150)

From: Young individuals with stroke: a cross sectional study of long-term disability associated with self-rated global health

Disability n %
Impairment   
Tiredness 67 45
Concentration 34 23
Irritability 32 21
Memory 30 20
Initiative 30 20
Pain 28 19
Stress 28 19
Anxiety 27 18
Self-reported depression 27 18
Sleep 26 17
Bursting into tears in everyday situations 15 10
Impaired swallowing 10 7
Appetite 8 5
Activity limitation and participation restriction   
Leisure activities 85 57
Work 59 39
Writing 46 31
Cleaning 40 27
Shopping 37 25
Economic transaction 35 23
Reading 33 22
Cooking 29 19
Speaking 27 18
Calculating 27 18
Using public transport 17 11
Moving around outdoors 16 11
Caring for body parts 13 9
Dressing 13 9
Moving around indoors 4 3
Eating/drinking 3 2
Toileting 3 2
Environmental factors n %
Not receiving stroke related checkups 74 50
Living alone 65 43
Dependence on significant other 51 34
No support from significant other 39 26
Not sufficient current rehabilitation 39 26
Receiving assistance from personal care provider or personal assistant 24 16