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Table 4 Comparison of median (IQR) scores for pain/discomfort and anxiety/depression labels, UK and Spain

From: Development and preliminary testing of the new five-level version of EQ-5D (EQ-5D-5L)

Pain/discomfort
UK A little Slighta Mild Some Moderate A lot Severe Very severe Extreme
  10 (10–20) 10 (10–20) 15 (10–25) 20 (10–30) 45 (35–50) 70 (60–75) 80 (70–85) 90 (85–93) 90 (85–95)
Spain Un poco Leve Algo de Moderado Bastanteb Mucho Fuerte Muy fuerte Extremo
  18 (10–26) 18 (10–26) 20 (10–30) 45 (30–50) 70 (59–75) 75 (69–80) 75 (65–82) 85 (75–90) 95 (90–99)
Anxiety/depression
UK A little Slightly Mildly Somewhat Moderately Quite Very Severely Very severely Extremely
  16 (10–25) 20 (10–30) 25 (11–35) 30 (16–40) 40 (30–50) 43 (30–59) 78 (70–80) 85 (80–90) 90 (85–95) 90 (85–95)
Spain Un poco Ligera-mente Levemente Algo Moderada-mente Bastante Muy Severa Muy severa Extremada-mente
  20 (10–30) 15 (10–25) 15 (10–25) 20 (10–38) 40 (30–50) 65 (50–70) 75 (70–80) 85 (78–90) 85 (75–90) 95 (90–99)
  1. aUK only, no equivalent tested in Spain
  2. bSpain only, no equivalent tested in UK
  3. Labels ordered by UK ranking
  4. Median values are in bold