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Table 1 Sample Characteristics (n = 2,033)

From: Cross-sectional validation of the Aging Perceptions Questionnaire: a multidimensional instrument for assessing self-perceptions of aging

Characteristic  
Mean Age (years) (SD) 74.1 (6.8)
Gender (%)  
   Men 43
Marital status (%)  
   Married 44
   Widowed 40
   Never married/single 12
   Separated/divorced 4
Education (%)  
   Primary school 60
   Secondary school 33
   Third-level (diploma/degree) 7
Weekly household Income (€)(M ± SD) 335.70 (190.10)
Functional Disability (HAQ-DI) (M ± SD) 0.50 (0.77)
Depression (HADS-D) (M ± SD) 5.54 (2.85)
Comorbidity Index (CMI) 0.79 (0.95)