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Table 1 Demographic factors related to homebound status among those cognitively normal at baseline, NHATS 2011 & 2015 (n = 11,528)

From: Modifiable risk factors for homebound progression among those with and without dementia in a longitudinal survey of community-dwelling older adults

  Cognitively Normal
Mean (SD) or Frequency (Percent)
Indep
N = 8167
Assist
N = 1496
HB
N = 424
Age 75.6 (7.1) 78.9 (8.2) 81.0 (7.3)
Gender
 Female 3574 (46.0) 463 (31.0) 90 (21.2)
 Male 4413 (54.0) 1033 (69.0) 334 (79.8)
Race/Ethnicity
 Non-Hispanic White 5803 (71.0) 947 (63.3) 239 (56.4)
 Non-Hispanic Black 1594 (19.5) 368 (24.6) 110 (25.9)
 Hispanic 399 (4.9) 108 (7.2) 60 (14.2)
 Other/Missing 239 (3.4) 73 (4.9) 15 (3.5)
Education
  ≥ College graduate 2069 (25.8) 227 (15.5) 41 (9.8)
 High school graduate 4422 (55.1) 782 (53.4) 200 (47.8)
  < High school graduate 1540 (19.2) 455 (31.1) 177 (42.3)
Marital status
 Married/Cohabitating 4598 (56.4) 573 (38.4) 113 (26.7)
 Separated/Living Alone 3562 (43.6) 921 (61.6) 310 (73.3)
  1. Abbreviations: HB Homebound, Indep Independent, SD Standard deviation