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Table 1 Sample description according to sociodemographic variables, number of disabilities and self-reported diseases, GDS and frailty profiles (n = 2402). FIBRA Unicamp, Elderly, 2008–2009

From: Frailty and depressive symptoms in older adults: data from the FIBRA study - UNICAMP

  Total sample (%) Mean Standard Deviation
City
 Campinas 642 (26.7)   
 Belém 543 (22.6)   
 Parnaíba 274 (11.5)   
 Campina Grande 219 (9.1) - -
 Poços de Caldas 281 (11.7)   
 Ermelino Matarazzo 289 (12.0)   
 Ivoti 153 (6.4)   
Sex
 Female
 Male
1579 (65.7)
823 (34.3)
- -
Age (years)
 65–69
 70–74
 75–79
> = 80
913 (38.0)
746 (31.1)
456 (19.0)
287 (11.9)
72.3 5.5
Schooling (years)
 0
 1–4
 5–8
> = 9
472 (19.7)
1184 (49.3)
433 (18.0)
311 (13.0)
4.4 4.0
Marital Status
 Single 200 (8.4) - -
 Married 1219 (50.8)   
 Divorced 173 (7.2)   
 Widowed 806 (33.6)   
Family Income
<=1.0 MW
 1.1–3.0 MW
 3.1–5.0 MW
 5.1–10.0 MW
> 10.0 MW
230 (11.0)
1003 (48.2)
460 (22.1)
260 (12.5)
128 (6.2)
4.0 5.0
No. of disabilities
 0
 1–3
> = 4
149 (6.2)
1200 (50.0)
1051 (43.8)
4.0 2.4
No. of diseases
 0
 1–2
> = 3
269 (11.2)
1190 (49.6)
941 (39.2)
2.2 1.5
GDS
 Yes
 No
486 (20.2)
1916 (79.8)
3.5 2.7
Frailty profile
 Frail
 Pre-frail
 Non-frail
167 (6.9)
1203 (50.2)
1029 (42.9)
- -