Table 4: Association between sociodemographic characteristics and dependency for activities of daily living ( = 109 older adults with dementia).

VariableDependent, = 78
f (%)
Independent, = 31
f (%)
ORCI (95%)

Gender
 Woman59 (85.50)10 (14.50)6.053.4–9.6
 Man19 (47.50)21 (52.50)1
Age group (years)
 60–699 (8.25)15 (13.76)1
 ≥7069 (63.30)16 (14.67)4.863.22–6.58
Marital status
 Single, widowed, or divorced34 (31.19)10 (9.17)2.541.92–3.36
 Married or free union21 (19.26)44 (40.36)1
Education (years).
 0–463 (57.79)20 (18.34)1.501.11–2.03
 ≥515 (13.76)11 (10.09)1
Retired status
 No pension70 (64.22)20 (18.34)1.881.64–1.20
 Pension8 (7.33)11 (10.09)1