Table 1: Residents’ sociodemographic and clinical characteristics ( ).

Continuous variablesMean (standard deviation)

Age ( )78.3 (14.4)
Functional autonomy ( )
 SMAF ADL (/21)16.5 (4.3)
 SMAF mobility (/18)8.8 (2.4)
 SMAF communication (/9)1.4 (1.2)
 SMAF mental functions (/15)10.1 (3.4)
 SMAF total (/63)36.8 (8.3)

Categorical variablesFrequency (%)

Sex
 Men7 (50.0)
 Women7 (50.0)
Language
 French9 (64.3)
 English4 (28.6)
 Other1 (7.1)
Marital status ( )
 Married2 (14.3)
 Widowed3 (21.4)
 Never married4 (28.6)
 Separated/divorced3 (21.4)

SMAF: functional autonomy measurement system.
ADL: activities of daily living.