Table 3 This table lists the biological and sociodemographic characteristics of the 351 respondents residing in the BAR as well as the proportions of general profiles of functionality taken from the ENCS25.

From: A Nursing Care Intervention Model for Elderly People to Ascertain General Profiles of Functionality and Self Care Needs

Variablesn%General Profile of Functionality
NO 0–4%Mild 5–24%Moderate 25–49%Severe 50–95%Complete 96–100%
Gender:
Male16346.434.6%56.4%6.4%2.7%0.0%
Female18853.637.4%50.9%11.0%0.6%0.0%
Age group:
65–7413237.658.3%37.9%2.3%1.5%0.0%
75–8413538.527.4%62.2%8.9%1.5%0.0%
85 and older8423.914.3%65.5%17.9%2.4%0.0%
Marital status:
Single277.725.9%59.3%14.8%0.0%0.0%
Married20658.742.2%49.5%6.3%1.9%0.0%
Divorced41.10.0%100.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Widowed11432.528.1%58.8%11.4%1.8%0.0%
Educational level:
Does not know how to read or write10429.612.5%65.4%18.3%3.8%0.0%
Knows how to read and write5916.828.8%62.7%6.8%1.7%0.0%
1st-4th grade16547.046.1%49.7%3.6%0.6%0.0%
More education236.687.0%8.7%4.3%0.0%0.0%