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Table 2 Demographic representation of the elderly sample

From: Validity and reliability of the Arabic version of Activities of Daily Living (ADL)

Age Young old (60–74) 91 (36.4%)  
  Middle-old (75–84) 115 (46%)  
  Older-old (85-high age) 44 (17.6%)  
Gender Male 87 (34.4%)  
  Female 166 (65.6%)  
ADL Severe 21(8.3%)  
  Moderate 12(4.8%)  
  None to Mild 219(86.9%)  
cardiovascular disease Yes 63 26.4%
  No 175 73.5%
High Blood Pressure Yes 109 45.7%
  No 129 54.2%
Diabetes Yes 42 17.6%
  No 196 82.3%
Arthiritis Yes 8 3.3%
  No 230 96.6%
Disability    
Amputations Yes 10 (4.0%)  
  No 239 (94.5%)  
Crippled Yes 18 (7.1%)  
  No 228(90.1%)  
Other Disabilities Yes 225 (88.9%)  
  No 20 (7.9%)  
  1. Each of the variable attribute do not add to 100% because of missing responses