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Table 4 Assessed cases with a current wish to die or a weak wish to live on having a medically classifiable condition and an accumulation of age-related health problems

From: Current wishes to die; characteristics of middle-aged and older Dutch adults who are ready to give up on life: a cross-sectional study

  Accumulation of age-related health problems
Likely/almost certain Uncertain Likely/almost certainly not Total
Medically classifiable condition
 Likely/almost certain 1 (1.6%) 6 (9.7%) 47 (75.8%) 54 (87.1%)
 Uncertain 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 2 (3.2%) 2 (3.2%)
 Likely/almost certainly not 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 6 (9.7%) 6 (9.7%)
Total 1 (1.6%) 6 (9.7%) 55 (88.7%) 62 (100.0%)
  1. Percentages are of total (n = 62)