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Table 1 Participant characteristics (n = 1351)

From: The headache registry of the German Migraine and Headache Society (DMKG): baseline data of the first 1,351 patients

Age [years]   39.6 ± 12.9
Sex Female 1110 (82.1%)
Male 239 (17.7%)
Diverse 2 (0.2%)
School education No degree 4 (0.3%)
Secondary education certificate (9 years) 106 (7.8%)
Secondary education certificate (10 years) 414 (30.6%)
Technical college entrance diploma (11–12 years) 167 (12.4%)
University entrance diploma (12–13 years) 660 (48.9%)
Professional training None 128 (9.5%)
Formal professional training 653 (48.3%)
University degree 494 (36.7%)
Other 76 (5.3%)
Employment Not working 308 (22.8%)
Part-time 412 (30.5%)
Full-time 631 (46.7%)