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Table 2 Age-standardized prevalence of disability (%) and prevalence ratios (PR) by deprivation quintile, sex and period

From: Changes in social inequalities in disability-free life expectancy in Southern Europe: the case of the Basque Country

  2002 2007
Deprivation index (Quintiles) Disability PR (CI 95%) Disability PR (CI 95%)
Men
1 (Least deprived) 7.3 Reference 5.9 Reference
2 6.5 0.9 (0.7-1.2) 6.7 1.1 (0.8-1.5)
3 8.2 1.1 (0.9-1.5) 7.9 1.3 (1.0-1.8)
4 7.7 1.1 (0.8-1.4) 10.2 1.7 (1.3-2.3)
5 (Most deprived) 11.6 1.6 (1.2-2.0) 11.4 2.0 (1.5-2.6)
Women
1 (Least deprived) 5.7 Reference 5.3 Reference
2 6.2 1.1 (0.8-1.4) 7.6 1.4 (1.1-1.8)
3 7.9 1.2 (1.0-1.6) 8.4 1.5 (1.2-1.9)
4 7.5 1.3 (1.0-1.7) 6.9 1.3 (1.0-1.7)
5 (Most deprived) 9.4 1.6 (1.3-2.0) 9.4 1.6 (1.2-2.0)