Table 1

Participants’ demographic details

DemographicNumber (%)
Relationship to deceased
 Husband/wife/partner40 (55.6)
 Son/daughter26 (36.1)
 Parent3 (4.2)
 Son-in-law/daughter-in-law1 (1.4)
 Friend1 (1.4)
 Missing1 (1.4)
Number of females47 (65.3)
Age group
 20–291 (1.4)
 30–393 (4.2)
 40–4910 (13.9)
 50–5919 (26.4)
 60–6911 (15.3)
 70–7917 (23.6)
 80+10 (13.9)
 Missing1 (1.4)
Ethnicity
 White British69 (95.8)
 White other1 (1.4)
 Missing2 (2.8)
Religious affiliation
 Christian55 (76.4)
 Jewish2 (2.8)
 None11 (15.3)
 Hindu/Muslim/Buddhist/Sikh0 (0.0)
 None of these2 (2.8)
 Missing2 (2.8)