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Table 3 Characteristics of the study population with and without mobility difficulty

From: The gender gap in mobility: A global cross-sectional study

  Mobility Difficulty No Mobility Difficulty P values
  % or Mean ± SD % or Mean ± SD  
Gender 27.1 72.9 <0.0001
Men 37.9 62.1  
Women    
Age 46.2 ± 18.3 35.6 ± 14.7 <0.0001
Marital Status 18.6 81.4 <0.0001
Never married 34.3 65.7  
Married/cohabiting Separated/divorced Widowed    
  32.1 67.9  
  63.1 37.0  
Education 45.0 55.0 <0.0001
No school 39.0 61.0  
Less than primary 32.4 67.6  
Primary completed 27.0 73.0  
Secondary completed 22.2 77.8  
Greater than secondary    
Setting 28.5 71.5 <0.0001
Urban 36.4 63.6  
Rural    
Back pain 49.5 50.5 <0.0001
Yes 23.8 76.2  
No    
Arthritis 61.2 38.8 <0.0001
Yes 28.1 71.9  
No    
Angina 62.5 37.5 <0.0001
Yes 30.0 70.0  
No    
Depression 46.7 53.3 <0.0001
Yes 26.6 73.4  
No    
Cognitive difficulties 56.9 43.1 <0.0001
Any 18.5 81.5  
None