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Table 4 Estimated prevalence of persons with disability by type of physical function disabilities (n = 211)

From: Sex disparities in the prevalence of physical function disabilities: a population-based study in a low-income community

Physical function disabilities Estimated Prevalencea 95% CIa Estimated number of persons with disabilitya
T-score
 Female disability 69.1% (60,77%) 1000
 Male disability 42.2% (32,53%) 560
 Overall disability 58% (51,64%) 1560
IADL
 Female disability 64.5% (56,73%) 935
 Male disability 35.5% (26,46%) 465
 Overall disability 52% (45,59%) 1400
Self-Care
 Female disability 53.6% (45,62%) 780
 Male disability 35.8% (26,46%) 460
 Overall disability 46% (39,53%) 1240
Functional Mobility
 Female disability 60.4% (51,69%) 875
 Male disability 35.9% (27,47%) 475
 Overall disability 50% (43,57%) 1350
  1. aWeighted estimates according to the sampling design