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Table 4

Table 4:
Estimated Change Between 1984 and 1994 in Average Number of Diseases and Impairments, U.S. Noninstitutionalized Population, 70+.
 


  Males Females

# Mortal 0.238 0.093
# Morbid 0.076 0.141
# Impairment ns ns
# Total Diseases 0.340 0.265

ns: not significant at .05 level.
Source: SOAI, SOAII.

 

 

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Change in the Prevalence of Diseases among Older Americans: 1984-1994
Eileen M. Crimmins, Yasuhiko Saito
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