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Table 2 Factors associated with life-space mobility in the bivariate linear regression models

From: Physical functioning associated with life-space mobility in later life among men and women

  Total group Men Women
  R2 B 95% CI for B R2 B 95% CI for B R2 B 95% CI for B
Age in years
 751 0.158    0.093    0.196   
 80   -5.52 -11.43;0.40   -4.87 -12.75;3.01   -9.14 -17.61;-0.67
 85   -13.19 -19.69;-6.69   -12.19 -21.95;-2.43   -12.44 -20.72;-4.16
 90   -27.46 -34.93;-19.99   -20.80 -32.70;-8.90   -28.93 -38.15;-19.72
Sex (men = 0; women = 1) 0.090 -13.81 -18.72;-8.90 - - - - - -
SPPB 0.380 5.02 4.30;5.75 0.356 5.15 4.00;6.29 0.355 4.46 3.52;5.41
PEF (z-stand) 0.057 5.49 2.99;7.98 0.058 5.12 1.73;8.51 0.067 5.81 2.44;9.17
Grip strength (z-stand) 0.099 7.23 4.78;9.68 0.094 6.54 3.21;9.87 0.120 7.80 4.51;11.09
Vision
(good = 0; bad = 1)
0.001 1.62 -6.37; 9.62 0.003 3.17 -6.98;13.32 0.002 -2.97 -14.65;8.71
Hearing
(good = 0; bad = 1)
0.001 1.98 -5.66;9.63 0.003 2.90 -5.97;11.76 0.016 -10.72 -23.93;2.49
Dizziness
(none/mild = 0; substantial = 1)
0.004 3.49 -2.51;9.48 0.000 -0.20 -8.34;7.94 0.022 7.53 -0.20;15.23
  1. Statistically significant associations on a 5% significance level are marked as bold. 1 Age group 75 years used as reference