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Table 2 Prisoners' perceived health status and quality of life

From: Self-reported health status and access to health services in a sample of prisoners in Italy

  No. %
In general, would you say your health is? (633; 97.4)   
   Poor 200 31.6
   Good 339 53.6
   Very good 94 14.8
In general, would you say your quality of life is? (602; 92.6)   
   Poor 262 43.5
   Good 261 43.4
   Very good 79 13.1
How would you rate, compared to prison entry, your health in general now? (623; 95.8)   
   Greatly worsened 169 27.1
   Worsened 205 32.9
   Unchanged 218 35
   Improved 19 3.1
   Greatly improved 12 1.9
How much are you concerned about your health? (624; 96)   
   Extremely 219 35.1
   Moderately 228 36.5
   Not at all 177 28.4
  1. In brackets the number and percentage of the total sample of 650 prisoners responding to the question