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Table 3 Factors predicting physical activity in elderly who experienced fall during past 12 months

From: Physical activity in Iranian older adults who experienced fall during the past 12 months

Determinants Mean (SD) Un standardized coefficients Standardized coefficient t P
β SE β
Age 65.89 (6.1) −0.11 0.27 −0.02 -.0.415 0.679
Living arrangement (living with someone vs. living alone) NA 0.894 4.76 0.005 0.188 0.851
Perceived benefits* 20.6 (8.6) 5.59 0.32 1.03 17.33 <0.001
Perceived barriers** 17.2 (5.0) −0.462 .28 −0.05 −1.62 0.105
Self reported health*** 3.4 (1.43) 3.54 2.10 0.11 1.68 0.094
ADL**** 12.1 (3.4) 0.104 0.49 0.01 0.210 0.834
Number of falls 1.9 (1.1) −2.22 2.01 −0.05 −1.10 0.271
  1. *Score ranged from 10 to 50 with higher scores indicating more perceived benefits.
  2. **Score ranged from 5 to 30 with higher scores indicating more perceived barriers.
  3. ***Score ranged from 1 to 5 with higher scores indicating a better self reported health.
  4. ****Score ranged from 12 to 36 with higher scores indicating better conditions.