Behaviour Data of People with Dementia

In 2016 and 2017, we recorded four datasets which include activity data and behaviour annotations of people with dementia. The recordings were done in four nursing homes in collaboration with

  • Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen (Witten & Rostock/Greifswald)
  • Städtische Seniorenheime Krefeld
  • Charité Berlin

Short facts: Data Set 1

  • Recording period: 20.4.–14.5.2016
  • Number of participants: 9
  • Size of the data set:
    • Sensor modalities: accelerometer, gyroscope, temperature (body, ambient), heart rate, ambient light level, ambient noise level, barometric preasure 
    • Number of data points: Accelerometer: > 1,7 x 109, Ambient light level: > 4,0 x 106, ...
    • Total recording time: > 5.300 hours
    • Total data volume: > 35 GByte compressed data
  • Behaviour annotation:
    • Dementia care mapping
    • Agitated behaviour
  • Background information on participants:
    • Co-morbidities
    • Cognitive state
  • Recording infrastructure: Mobile Recording Facility