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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

The use of long-term care services by year for patients with newly diagnosed dementia

No. 2015
(n=163,059)
2016
(n=155,811)
2017
(n=142,143)
P value
Use of long-term care services No 118,371 120,455 121,423 <0.001
Yes 44,688 (27.41%) 35,356 (22.69%) 20,720 (14.58%)
Grade of long-term care services 1 1,744 1,455 745 <0.001
2 3,899 3,278 1,982
3 10,917 8,506 4,802
4 12,223 9,721 5,796
5 9,285 7,597 4,470
Out of grade 6,620 4,799 2,925
A 1,529 924 619
B 4,036 3,084 1,850
C 1,055 791 456
Gender Male 15,153 12,172 7,129 0.248
Female 29,523 23,184 13,591
Age (y) 45-64 2,397 1,829 935 <0.001
65-74 8,432 6,031 2,975
75-84 23,204 18,440 10,491
≥85 10,655 9,056 6,319
Residence Seoul 7,045 5,652 2,891 <0.001
Metropolitan city 9,656 7,789 4,503
City 20,109 15,863 9,609
Others 7,737 5,930 3,656
Income quintile 1-5 7,144 5,780 3,408 0.021
6-10 5,743 4,636 2,848
11-15 8,382 6,592 3,905
16-20 17,931 13,932 8,117
Services Facility care 6,883 5,228 2,641 <0.001
Home care 27,599 20,111 9,098
Others 128,577 130,472 130,404
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