Table 5

Contents of detailed medical certificate (n=124)

SpecialtyMissing dataPsychiatristOtherTotalP values
Information on voting rights263/72 (87.5%)47/50 (94.0%)110/122 (90.2%)0.356 (Fisher)
Voting capacity1052/58 (89.7%)34/42 (81.0%)86/100 (86.0%)0.216 (χ2)
Impact of cognitive impairment on voting capacity949/59 (83.1%)35/42 (83.3%)84/101 (83.2%)0.970 (χ2)
Voting rights maintained1048/59 (81.4%)24/42 (57.1%)72/101 (71.3%)0.008 (χ2)
Wish to vote1239/58 (67.2%)17/40 (42.5%)56/98 (57.1%)0.015 (χ2)
Help in voting913/59 (22.0%)6/42 (14.3%)19/101 (18.8%)0.326 (χ2)
Risk of vote being hijacked912/59 (20.3%)7/42 (16.7%)19/101 (18.8%)0.642 (χ2)
Help to prevent vote being hijacked109/58 (15.5%)5/42 (11.9%)14/100 (14.0%)0.607 (χ2)