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Table 1 Baseline personal socioeconomic and neighborhood characteristics, and incident mobility impairment among 3,684 participants included in the analyses

From: Socioeconomic position and incident mobility impairment in the Cardiovascular Health Study

  Full Sample Whites Blacks
   Women Men Women Men
  (n = 3,684) (n = 1,702) (n = 1,452) (n = 296) (n = 234)
Age in years (SD) 72 (5) 72 (5) 73 (6) 72 (5) 72 (5)
Income (%)      
< $12,000 10 10 3 40 15
$12,000–$24,999 25 27 21 25 33
$25,000–$34,999 33 32 29 19 30
≥ $35,000 25 23 32 9 16
Unknown 7 8 5 7 6
Education (%)      
Incomplete High School 24 21 23 38 38
Complete High School or GED 37 44 33 29 26
1–3 years College or Vocational 15 16 15 14 15
4 Years College or More 23 19 30 19 21
Neighborhood score      
Median (25th,75th) 2.8 (-0.9, 6.2) 3.2 (0.0, 6.7) 3.3 (0.0, 6.8) -3.5 (-5.1, 0.3) -3.2 (-5.4, 0.85)
Incidence of mobility impairment (cases/100 person-years) 10 11 9 15 11