Table 3

Age- and sex-specific prevalence of disability levels (n = 503)

UAC

GAR

SCA

GAP

LAC

PSO

Summary index

% ± SE

% ± SE

% ± SE

% ± SE

% ± SE

% ± SE

n

% ± SE


MILD

Both sexes

75-79

30.69 ± 3.25

31.19 ± 3.26

21.78 ± 2.90

8.42 ± 1.95

15.79 ± 2.65

20.30 ± 2.83

86

42.57 ± 3.48

80-84

28.48 ± 3.67

32.45 ± 3.81

19.21 ± 3.21

9.93 ± 2.43

11.43 ± 2.69

17.22 ± 3.07

62

41.06 ± 4.00

≥85

31.33 ± 3.79

19.33 ± 3.22

30.00 ± 3.74

10.67 ± 2.52

8.09 ± 2.34

19.33 ± 3.22

49

32.67 ± 3.83

Male

75-79

27.27 ± 5.08

31.17 ± 5.28

22.08 ± 4.73

6.49 ± 2.81

8.96 ± 3.49

16.88 ± 4.27

29

37.66 ± 5.52

80-84

28.79 ± 5.57

39.39 ± 6.01

18.18 ± 4.75

10.61 ± 3.79

8.77 ± 3.75

12.12 ± 4.02

24

36.36 ± 5.92

≥85

31.11 ± 6.90

33.33 ± 7.03

26.67 ± 6.59

13.33 ± 5.07

10.53 ± 4.98

17.78 ± 5.70

17

37.78 ± 7.23

Female

75-79

32.80 ± 4.20

31.20 ± 4.14

21.60 ± 3.68

9.60 ± 2.63

19.51 ± 3.57

22.40 ± 3.73

57

45.60 ± 4.45

80-84

28.24 ± 4.88

27.06 ± 4.82

20.00 ± 4.34

9.41 ± 3.17

13.25 ± 3.72

21.18 ± 4.43

38

44.71 ± 5.39

≥85

31.43 ± 4.53

13.33 ± 3.32

31.43 ± 4.53

9.52 ± 2.86

7.14 ± 2.60

20.00 ± 3.90

32

30.48 ± 4.49

MODERATE

Both sexes

75-79

16.34 ± 2.60

15.35 ± 2.54

5.94 ± 1.66

3.47 ± 1.29

19.47 ± 2.87

11.39 ± 2.23

20

9.90 ± 2.10

80-84

21.19 ± 3.33

22.52 ± 3.40

8.61 ± 2.28

7.28 ± 2.11

19.29 ± 3.33

15.89 ± 2.98

21

13.91 ± 2.82

≥85

15.33 ± 2.94

24.67 ± 3.52

12.67 ± 2.72

7.33 ± 2.13

13.24 ± 2.91

25.33 ± 3.55

36

24.00 ± 3.49

Male

75-79

15.58 ± 4.13

11.69 ± 3.66

3.90 ± 2.21

3.90 ± 2.21

14.93 ± 4.35

6.49 ± 2.81

5

6.49 ± 2.81

80-84

18.18 ± 4.75

13.64 ± 4.22

4.55 ± 2.56

4.55 ± 2.56

21.05 ± 5.40

13.64 ± 4.22

7

10.61 ± 3.79

≥85

13.33 ± 5.07

17.78 ± 5.70

6.67 ± 3.72

6.67 ± 3.72

5.26 ± 3.62

17.78 ± 5.70

7

15.56 ± 5.40

Female

75-79

16.80 ± 3.34

17.60 ± 3.41

7.20 ± 2.31

3.20 ± 1.57

21.95 ± 3.73

14.40 ± 3.14

15

12.00 ± 2.91

80-84

23.53 ± 4.60

29.41 ± 4.94

11.76 ± 3.49

9.41 ± 3.17

18.07 ± 4.22

17.65 ± 4.13

14

16.47 ± 4.02

≥85

16.19 ± 3.59

27.62 ± 4.36

15.24 ± 3.51

7.62 ± 2.59

16.33 ± 3.73

28.57 ± 4.41

29

27.62 ± 4.36

SEVERE/EXTREME

Both sexes

75-79

5.45 ± 1.60

14.85 ± 2.50

2.97 ± 1.19

3.47 ± 1.29

12.11 ± 2.37

4.95 ± 1.53

9

4.46 ± 1.45

80-84

8.61 ± 2.28

17.22 ± 3.07

9.93 ± 2.43

4.64 ± 1.71

21.43 ± 3.47

8.61 ± 2.28

12

7.95 ± 2.20

≥85

21.33 ± 3.34

36.00 ± 3.92

17.33 ± 3.09

16.00 ± 2.99

45.59 ± 4.27

18.00 ± 3.14

30

20.00 ± 3.27

Male

75-79

3.90 ± 2.21

11.69 ± 3.66

3.90 ± 2.21

2.60 ± 1.81

7.46 ± 3.21

3.90 ± 2.21

4

5.19 ± 2.53

80-84

4.55 ± 2.56

13.64 ± 4.22

10.61 ± 3.79

4.55 ± 2.56

14.04 ± 4.60

7.58 ± 3.26

3

4.55 ± 2.56

≥85

22.22 ± 6.20

20.00 ± 5.96

15.56 ± 5.40

11.11 ± 4.68

28.95 ± 7.36

17.78 ± 5.70

7

15.56 ± 5.40

Female

75-79

6.40 ± 2.19

16.80 ± 3.34

2.40 ± 1.37

4.00 ± 1.75

14.63 ± 3.19

5.60 ± 2.06

5

4.00 ± 1.75

80-84

11.76 ± 3.49

20.00 ± 4.34

9.41 ± 3.17

4.71 ± 2.30

26.51 ± 4.84

9.41 ± 3.17

9

10.59 ± 3.34

≥85

20.95 ± 3.97

42.86 ± 4.83

18.10 ± 3.76

18.10 ± 3.76

52.04 ± 5.05

18.10 ± 3.76

23

21.90 ± 4.04


% ± SE: Specific prevalence ± standard error. Life activities domain was non-applicable for 37 individuals. UAC: Understanding and communication; GAP: Getting along with people; LAC: Life activities; GAR: Getting around; PSO: Participation in society; SCA: Self-care.

Virués-Ortega et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:176   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-176

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