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Table 2 Demographic factors related to homebound status among those with dementia 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

  Dementia
Mean (SD) or Frequency (Percent)
Interaction w/ HB status
Indep
N = 518
Assist
N = 525
HB
N = 398
Age 81.4 (7.3) 83.8 (7.9) 86.0 (7.6) 0.17
Gender
 Female 268 (51.7) 180 (35.8) 109 (27.4) 0.13
 Male 250 (48.3) 337 (64.2) 289 (72.6)  
Race/Ethnicity
 Non-Hispanic White 284 (54.6) 280 (53.3) 197 (49.5)  
 Non-Hispanic Black 144 (27.8) 154 (29.3) 125 (31.4) < 0.001
 Hispanic 52 (10.0) 49 (9.3) 46 (11.6)  
 Other/Missing 38 (7.3) 42 (8.0) 30 (7.5)  
Education
  ≥ College graduate 49 (9.8) 56 (11.20 39 (10.6)  
 High school graduate 209 (42.0) 198 (39.6) 148 (40.2) < 0.001
  < High school graduate 240 (48.2) 148 (49.2) 181 (49.2)  
Marital status
 Married/Cohabitating 232 (44.9) 162 (30.9) 112 (28.4) < 0.001
 Separated/Living Alone 285 (55.1) 363 (69.1) 282 (71.6)