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Table 1 Demographic characteristics

From: Validation of a functional screening instrument for dementia in an elderly sri lankan population: comparison of modified bristol and blessed activities of daily living scales

  Non Demented Mild demented Mod -Sev demented Total
  (n = 39) (n = 17) (n = 14) (n = 70)
  n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Age (years)     
55-64 5 (12.8) 4 (23.5) 1 (7.14) 10 (14.3)
65-74 19 (48.7) 4 (23.5) 4 (28.6) 27 (38.6)
≥75 15 (38.5) 9 (52.9) 9 (64.3) 33 (47.1)
Gender     
Male 15(38.5) 1 (5.9) 2 (14.3) 18 (25.7)
Female 24(61.5) 16 (94.1) 12 (85.7) 52 (74.3)
Education     
≤ 5 years 23 (59) 14 (82.4) 12 (85.7) 49 (70)
6-10 years 9 (23.1) 1 (5.9) 1 (7.1) 11(15.7)
>10 years 7 (17.9) 2 (11.8) 1 (7.1) 10 (14.3)
Median age 72 (57-93) 75 (57-93) 76 (60-94) 74 (57-94)
  1. n = total number of subjects