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Table 4 Disease-specific attributable prevalence of disability in percent points as estimated by the attribution method

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

  65 - 69 70 - 79 > = 80
  % 95% CI % 95% CI % 95% CI
Background 51.2 [41.5; 60.4] 49.8 [43.5; 56.1] 61.3 [49.7; 72.3]
Pulmonal disease 5.1 [3.2; 7.4] 4.8 [2.9; 6.7] 3.2 [1.8; 4.9]
Joint disease 12.0 [8.5; 15.8] 10.8 [8.5; 13.2] 7.2 [4.9; 9.7]
Gastrointestinal disease 3.5 [1.8; 5.4] 3.0 [1.5; 4.8] 1.8 [0.8; 3.0]
Heart disease 5.0 [2.6; 7.9] 6.1 [3.4; 8.7] 5.1 [2.5; 8.0]
Stroke 3.2 [1.9; 4.7] 4.2 [2.7; 6.1] 4.0 [2.5; 5.9]
Kidney disease 0.7 [−0.5; 1.8] 0.8 [−0.4; 2.1] 0.5 [−0.3; 1.5]
Liver disease 0.5 [−0.4; 1.7] 0.4 [−0.3; 1.1] 0.2 [−0.2; 0.7]
Cancer 0.9 [−0.3; 2.3] 0.6 [−0.3; 1.6] 0.4 [−0.2; 1.2]
Diabetes 4.8 [2.5; 7.3] 5.0 [2.4; 7.7] 3.6 [1.8; 5.6]
Fracture in last 5 years 4.9 [3.1; 7.1] 4.6 [2.9; 6.4] 3.3 [1.7; 5.2]
Neurologic Disease 2.5 [1.3; 4.1] 2.6 [1.6; 3.8] 2.0 [1.0; 3.2]
Eye Disease 5.6 [2.7; 9.0] 7.2 [3.9; 10.7] 7.3 [3.4; 12.3]