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Table 2 Results of multivariable logistic regression modelling the association with presence of any disability

From: Distribution and determinants of functioning and disability in aged adults - results from the German KORA-Age study

Variables Odds ratio 95% CI
Age at Examination 1.12 [1.11; 1.14]
Sex (ref = male) 2.49 [2.06; 3.02]
Marital Status (ref = unmarried)   
divorced 0.61 [0.36; 1.03]
widowed 0.57 [0.37; 0.89]
married 0.58 [0.38; 0.89]
Education (per year) 0.98 [0.94; 1.02]
Per Capita Income in €1000 0.70 [0.58; 0.83]
Smoking (ref = never)   
former 1.16 [0.97; 1.38]
occasional 2.44 [0.96; 6.28]
regular 0.87 [0.60; 1.25]
Alcohol abstinence (ref = not abstinent) 1.11 [0.89; 1.39]
Malnutrition index 0.93 [0.92; 0.95]
Physical Activity (ref = not active) 0.55 [0.47; 0.65]
Body Mass Index 1.07 [1.05; 1.09]
Diseases   
Pulmonal disease (ref = no) 1.63 [1.26; 2.11]
Joint disease (ref = no) 2.36 [1.91; 2.91]
Gastrointestinal disease (ref = no) 1.52 [1.16; 2.00]
Heart disease (ref = no) 1.31 [1.09; 1.56]
Stroke (ref = no) 2.68 [1.93; 3.74]
Kidney disease (ref = no) 1.52 [1.00; 2.33]
Liver disease (ref = no) 1.06 [0.62; 1.82]
Cancer (ref = no) 1.38 [0.95; 2.00]
Diabetes (ref = no) 1.28 [1.03; 1.57]
Fracture in last 5 years (ref = no) 1.44 [1.11; 1.88]
Neurologic Disease (ref = no) 2.98 [1.90; 4.75]
Eye Disease (ref = no) 1.23 [1.04; 1.45]