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Table 2 Sociodemographic characteristics of the participants

From: Impairment in the activities of daily living in older adults with and without osteoporosis, osteoarthritis and chronic back pain: a secondary analysis of population-based health survey data

Sociodemographic characteristics N %
Sex   
 Male 1259 40.7
 Female 1838 59.3
Age   
 Lower than 75 years 1657 53.5
 Higher than 75 years 1439 46.5
Education   
 Primary education 1428 46.1
 Secondary education 1512 48.8
 Tertiary education 157 5.1
Pain   
 Severe pain in the last 7 days 1350 43.6
 No severe pain in the last 7 days 1747 56.4
Anxiety or depression   
 Yes 347 11.2
 No 2750 88.8
Health condition(s) – self-reported   
 Osteoarthritis 1268 41.0
 Chronic back pain 1566 50.6
 Osteoporosis 570 18.4
 Osteoarthritis AND Chronic back pain 795 25.7
 Osteoarthritis AND Osteoporosis 369 11.9
 Chronic back pain AND Osteoporosis 403 13.0