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Table 7 Distribution of network types (mean and standard deviation)—“accustomed-to-reach” network

From: Constructing personal networks in light of COVID-19 containment measures

  Single In couple
Males Females All Males Females All
(a) Young adults
 No Alters 14.5% (0) 9.4% (0) 12.5% (0) 15.6% (0) 12.5% (0) 14% (0)
 Kin 7.5% (2.3; SD 0.96) 8.2% (2.1; SD 0.95) 7.8% (2.2; SD 0.95) 12.9% (2.6; SD 1.19) 13.6% (2.7; SD 1.25) 13.2% (2.6; SD 1.22)
 Non-kin 37.8% (4.1; SD 3.04) 38.4% (3.5; SD 2.67) 38% (3.8; SD 2.91) 28.8% (4.1; SD 3.24) 35.8% (3.7; SD 2.81) 32.5% (3.9; SD 3)
 Mixed 28.6% (6; SD 2.65) 27.7% (6; SD 2.71) 28.2% (6; SD 2.66) 30.7% (5.1; SD 2.41) 26.6% (5.3; SD 2.29) 28.6% (5.2; SD 2.53)
 Comprehensive 11.6% (9.4; SD 3.06) 16.3% (9; SD 2.62) 13.5% (9.2; SD 2.83) 12% (8.4; SD 2.29) 11.5% (7.8; SD 2.56) 11.7% (8.1; SD 2.43)
(b) Elderly
 No Alters 17.6% (0) 11.1% (0) 13% (0) 12.4% (0) 13.2% (0) 12.8% (0)
 Kin 27.6% (2.7; SD 1.78) 32.1% (3; SD 1.8) 30.8% (2.9; SD 1.8) 29.4% (3.4; SD 1.93) 32.4% (3.4; SD 1.94) 30.9% (3.4; SD 1.9)
 Non-kin 22.5% (2.6; SD 2.37) 18.5% (2.6; SD 2.42) 19.7% (2.6; SD 2.4) 16.7% (2.7; SD 2.6) 17.3% (2.7; SD 2.56) 16.9% (2.7; SD 2.58)
 Mixed 30.4% (5.3; SD 3.05) 34.7% (5.1; SD 2.5) 33.4% (5.2; SD 2.65) 37.2% (5.5; SD 2.81) 33.6% (5.5; SD 2.76) 35.5% (5.5; SD 2.79)
 Comprehensive 1.9% (9.5; SD 3.89) 3.6% (9.4; SD 2.97) 3.1% (9.4; SD 3.1) 4.3% (9.3; SD 2.78) 3.5% (10.7; SD 3.5) 3.9% (9.9; SD 3.16)