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Table 3 Baseline Characteristics of the My Migraine Voice Population

From: My Migraine Voice survey: a global study of disease burden among individuals with migraine for whom preventive treatments have failed

  Total Population (n = 11,266) Migraine Individuals With 1 TF (n = 961) Migraine Individuals With ≥2 TFs (n = 6717)
Gender
 Female 75% (8396) 77% (735) 73% (1859)
 Male 25% (2689) 24% (226) 27% (652)
Age (mean) 39.4 years 39 years 40.2 years
With children (yes) 63% (7098) 58% (557) 67% (4500)
Employed (full time or part-time) 58% (6534) 57% (548) 59% (3963)
Family history of migraine (yes) 54% (6083) 53% (509) 56% (3761)
Time being affected by migraine (mean) 11.6 years 10.9 years 12.2 years
  < 1 year 4% (423) 5% (49) 2% (150)
 1–5 years 26% (2929) 29% (281) 23% (1537)
 6–10 years 21% (2381) 21% (199) 22% (1492)
 11–15 years 12% (1350) 10% (96) 13% (852)
 16–20 years 10% (1149) 9% (84) 11% (717)
 21 years or more 27% (3034) 26% (252) 29% (1969)
Taking acute migraine medications 76% (8562) 75% (721) 81% (5440)
Average number of self-reported chronic conditions 3.3 3.1 3.4
 First most commonly reported: anxiety 27% (3042) 25% (240) 28% (1881)
 Second most commonly reported: insomnia/ sleep disorder 24% (2704) 21% (202) 26% (1746)
 Third most commonly reported: depression 23% (2591) 22% (211) 25% (1679)
  1. TF Treatment failure