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Table 3 The social participation ability among older adults evaluation results

From: A study on the current state and equity level of social participation ability among older adults in Henan Province, China

Indicators Weight coefficient Sequence Scorea \(\left(\overline{{\varvec{x}}}\pm {\varvec{s} }\right)\) Sequence
Daily living
 Eating 0.1664 1 16.61 ± 3.22 1
 Bathing 0.0499 9 4.82 ± 0.55 9
 Groomingb 0.0484 10 4.80 ± 0.55 10
 Dressingc 0.0242 11 2.39 ± 0.29 12
 Going to the toilet 0.0240 12 2.38 ± 0.28 11
Perception ability
 Visiond 0.0686 7 5.54 ± 0.99 8
 Hearing 0.0633 8 5.84 ± 0.86 7
 Communication ability 0.0822 5 7.90 ± 1.07 6
 Consciousness levele 0.0813 6 7.91 ± 1.03 5
Mental state
 Cognitive functionf 0.1502 2 10.95 ± 2.65 4
 Aggressive behaviorg 0.1202 4 11.95 ± 1.41 2
 Depressive symptomsh 0.1212 3 11.92 ± 1.51 3
Total 1   93.01 ± 8.98  
  1. aScore: The score of the social participation ability among older adults (SPAOA)
  2. bGrooming: Refers to washing face, brushing teeth, combing hair, shaving, etc.
  3. cDressing: Refers to putting on and taking off clothes, buckling, zipping, putting on and taking off shoes and socks, and tying shoelaces
  4. dVision: The ability of seeing words and recognizing objects with one’s eyes
  5. eConsciousness level: The state of mind, and the ability to be alert to the surrounding environment
  6. fCognitive function: Perception and ability to memorize
  7. gAggressive behavior: Physical aggressive behaviors and verbal aggressive behaviors
  8. hDepressive symptoms: Manifestations of abnormal mood, abnormal activity, and suicidal behavior