Table 1: Description of study participants ( 𝑁 = 1 8 3 ).


𝑛 %

Vancouver, Canada10356
Melbourne, Australia8044
Age mean (SD)74.6 (6.7)
60–69 4323
70–79 9652
80–89 4323
90+11
Women13674
≥1 fall in past year 821
Used mobility aid 28 (4/24)*15
Lived in house or apartment#120 (95/25)*66
Assisted living/retirement village#62 (8/54)*34
Lived alone9250

* n separated by location (Vancouver/Melbourne) to illustrate that participant living arrangements varied by country due to site selection during study design.
#Data incomplete for 1 participant, therefore 𝑛 = 1 8 2 .