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Table 2 Demographic and health-related characteristics by value-based health status

From: First insights on value-based healthcare of elders using ICHOM older person standard set reporting

Data values show mean ± standard deviation or number (percent) Entire cohort Value-based health status p
Low (< 8/10) High (≥8/10)
Demographics and health-related factors
 Number 299 210 89  
 Age (years) 73.3 ± 6.6 74.0 ± 6.9 71.5 ± 5.7 0.002
 Male 122 (40.8) 93 (44.3) 29 (32.6) 0.060
 Education (years) 7.6 ± 4.7 7.3 ± 4.7 8.3 ± 4.6 0.063
 Smoke tobacco 44 (14.7) 36 (17.1) 8 (9.0) 0.069
 Drink alcohol 37 (12.4) 27 (12.9) 10 (11.2) 0.697
 Exercise 51 (17.1) 34 (16.2) 17 (19.1) 0.541
 Montreal Cognitive Assessment (adjusted)a 23.8 ± 5.6 22.8 ± 5.9 26.2 ± 3.8 < 0.001
 Montreal Cognitive Assessment (adjusted)a < 26 154 (51.5) 122 (58.1) 32 (36.0) < 0.001
 Charlson Comorbidity Index 1.1 ± 1.0 1.3 ± 1.1 0.9 ± 1.0 0.002
 Charlson Comorbidity Index ≥2 90 (30.1) 74 (35.2) 16 (18.0) 0.003
 Body mass index 25.3 ± 3.6 25.2 ± 3.8 25.3 ± 3.1 0.797
  1. aOne point added for education year12