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Table 1 Demographics for participants (partners and family) and their relatives (people high in pathological narcissism) (N = 436)

From: Living with pathological narcissism: a qualitative study

  Participants(n = 436) Relative (n = 436)
Mean age in years (SD) 43.7 (10.1) 48.7 (12.3)
Gender
 Male 4.8% (n = 21) 75.7% (n = 330)
 Female 79.6% (n = 347) 24.3% (n = 106)
 Not Specified 15.6% (n = 68)
Employment
 Full time 42.7% (n = 186) 50.7% (n = 221)
 Part time 14.9% (n = 65) 8.3% (n = 36)
 Unemployed 9.9% (n = 43) 12.4% (n = 54)
 Other 32.6% (n = 142) 28.7% (n = 125)
  Disability Pension 3.2% (n = 14) 4.4% (n = 19)
  Self-Employed 3.7% (n = 16) 9.9% (n = 43)
  Retired 3.4% (n = 15) 8.9% (n = 39)
  Student 2.1% (n = 9) 0.2% (n = 1)
  Not stated 20.2% (n = 88) 5.3% (n = 23)
Relationship
 Spouse/partner 56.2%, (n = 245)
 Former spouse/partner 19.7%, (n = 86)
 Family (total) 21.3% (n = 93)
  Mother 10.6% (n = 46)
  Father 2.5% (n = 11)
  Child 1.4% (n = 6)
  Sibling 4.1% (n = 18)
  Other Family 2.8% (n = 12)
 Other 2.8% (n = 12)