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Table 3 Age and gender difference of the disability, institutionalization and death without initial disability (n = 1560)

From: Increase of mild disability in Japanese elders: A seven year follow-up cohort study

gender age group   no disability mild disability severe disability institution* emigrated† death
Male 65 to 74 n 271 38 14 15 11 78
  (n = 427) % 63 9 3 4 3 18
  75 and over n 82 29 8 4 10 94
  (n = 227) % 36 13 4 2 4 41
  Total n 353 67 22 19 21 172
  (n = 654) % 54 10 3 3 3 26
Female 65 to 74 n 375 94 12 15 11 39
  (n = 546) % 69 17 2 3 2 7
  75 and over n 108 111 26 16 21 78
  (n = 360) % 30 31 7 4 6 22
  Total n 483 205 38 31 32 117
  (n = 906) % 53 23 4 3 4 13
  1. * including hospitalization
  2. † including loss from the sample with unknown reasons