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Table 1 Characteristics of participants

From: Cognitive function is associated with risk aversion in community-based older persons

Characteristic Mean, SD, Range (or %)
Age 83.2 (6.7, 60.0-98.8)
Female Sex 276 (74.8%)
Education 15.1 (3.0, 7-28)
Income  
< $25K 99 (26.8%)
$25K-$50K 145 (39.3%)
> $50 125 (33.9%)
Global cognition 0.28 (0.51, -1.28-1.59)
MMSE 28.1 (2.0, 13.9-30)
Risk aversion 0.39 (0.31, 0.03-0.86)