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Table 4 Factors associated with gait speed according to quartiles of older adults

From: Factors associated with lower gait speed among the elderly living in a developing country: a cross-sectional population-based study

  1°Q p 2° Q p 3° Q p
Age       
 60 to 74 y 1.00   1.00   1.00  
 75 y and more 3.56 0.000 1.45 0.230 1.21 0.098
Education       
 illiterate 3.20 0.017 2.97 0.024 1.74 0.216
 1 to 3y 2.78 0.003 2.17 0.011 1.10 0.779
 4 to 7 y 2.93 0.000 2.10 0.005 1.59 0.067
 8 y or more 1.00   1.00   1.00  
Handgrip 0.98 0.154 0.97 0.023 0.98 0.362
IADL       
 No 1.00   1.00   1.00  
 Yes 2.74 0.000 1.90 0.009 1.08 0.762
DCV       
 No 1.00   1.00   1.00  
 Yes 2.15 0.006 1.82 0.037 2.05 0.017
COPD       
 No 1.00   1.00   1.00  
 Yes 1.45 0.368 2,85 0.368 2.03 0.089
Active       
 No 1.00   1.00   1.00  
 Yes 0.56 0.027 0.66 0.062 0.80 0.358
  1. SABE Study, 2010.
  2. Abbreviations: IADL: Instrumental Activities of Daily Living; ADL: Activities of Daily Living.
  3. The model was adjusted for mini mental state examination, ADL, conjugal situation.