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Table 2 Median health scores for HIV-infected and HIV-affected older people, rural South Africa 2010

From: An investigation of factors associated with the health and well-being of HIV-infected or HIV-affected older people in rural South Africa

Measure HIV-infected HIV-affected p-value
  Males
Functional ability 87.5 81.9 0.551
Quality of life 68.8 64.1 0.550
Health state score 54.1 50.7 0.551
  Females
Functional ability 75.0 69.4 0.002
Quality of life 62.5 59.4 0.276
Health state score 49.2 47.3 0.041
  Both sexes
Functional ability 77.8 69.4 <0.001
Quality of life 62.5 59.4 0.011
Health state score 50.7 47.3 0.001
  1. p-values show test of equality of medians comparing HIV-infected to HIV-affected for males and females separately. A p-value < 0.05 indicates statistically significantly different medians.