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Table 1 Characteristics of the study cohort

From: Correlates of health and financial literacy in older adults without dementia

Characteristics N Mean SD
Demographic
Age 556 82.720 7.430
Sex 425 76.44%  
Education 556 15.243 3.004
Total literacy 556 .663 .152
Financial literacy 556 .718 .164
Health literacy 556 .608 .191
Health promoting behaviors
Cognitive activity 555 3.156 .683
Physical activity 556 3.354 3.470
Social activity 556 2.589 .588
Cognition
Global cognition 556 .229 .543
Episodic memory 554 .339 .724
Perceptual speed 548 .105 .820
Working memory 556 .134 .700
Visuospatial ability 543 .233 .735
Semantic memory 548 .251 .604
Functional status
Basic activities of daily living 556 .403 1.041
Instrumental activities of daily living 556 1.491 1.917
Self reported mobility disability 553 .980 1.152
Mental health
Depressive symptoms 556 1.061 1.674
Loneliness 556 2.198 .623
Covariates
Baseline income 488 6.990 2.432
Medical conditions 556 .766 .896