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Table 5 Multinomial logistic regression on ADL subgroups

From: The activity of daily living (ADL) subgroups and health impairment among Chinese elderly: a latent profile analysis

Variablea Class Two Class Three
OR 95%CI OR 95%CI
Sex (Female) 0.90 0.77–1.05 0.80 0.63–1.02
Age (80–105) 8.26*** 6.58–10.38 4.55*** 3.22–6.44
Residence (Rural) 0.65*** 0.56–0.74 0.47*** 0.37–0.59
Education (Educated) 0.84* 0.72–0.98 1.22 0.96–1.56
Marital status (living with spouse) 0.48*** 0.41–0.57 0.44*** 0.34–0.58
Exercise (Yes) 0.39*** 0.34–0.46 0.19*** 0.14–0.27
Social activity (Yes) 0.45*** 0.34–0.58 0.36*** 0.23–0.57
BMI
underweight 1.07 0.89–1.27 1.34* 1.03–1.73
overweight 0.90 0.75–1.08 0.79 0.59–1.07
obese 1.16 0.89–1.52 1.57* 1.06–2.32
Experience of falls (Yes) 1.58*** 1.36–1.85 1.71*** 1.37–2.15
Hypertension (Yes) 0.95 0.82–1.10 0.98 0.78–1.22
Diabetes (Yes) 1.35* 1.06–1.72 1.51* 1.06–2.16
Heart disease (Yes) 1.27* 1.05–1.52 1.67*** 1.27–2.18
Stroke (Yes) 1.72*** 1.38–2.15 3.55*** 2.66–4.73
Asthma (Yes) 1.19 0.95–1.47 1.56** 1.15–2.12
MMSE (Cognitive decline) 3.79*** 3.26–4.40 9.57*** 7.61–12.03
Depression (Having depression symptoms) 1.24*** 1.07–1.44 1.33*** 1.07–1.65
  1. ***P< 0.001;**P< 0.01;*P< 0.05;a Reference group: Class 1.OR: Odds ratio.95%CI: 95%Confidence Interval. Class one: ‘no BADL limitation-no IADL limitation’; Class two: ‘no BADL limitation- IADL impairment’; Class three: ‘BADL impairment- IADL impairment’