Table 1: Demographic and health characteristics of the sample (by age group and overall).

55–64 years ( ) %≥65 years ( ) %Overall ( ) %

Sex
 Male45.647.347.3
 Female55.452.752.7
Education
or completed high school20.114.417.9
 Some post-secondary52.155.053.2
 Completed post-secondary27.830.628.9
Annual personal income
$60,00023.442.030.7
 $60,000 or more49.728.641.3
 Refused 26.929.521.8
Residence
 Large Urban43.341.141.4
 Other56.758.958.6
Number of health conditions
 None27.510.720.8
 1–3 conditions58.555.457.2
 4 or more conditions 14.033.921.9

using the chi-square test for proportions with a Bonferonni correction.
using the chi-square test for proportions with a Bonferonni correction.