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Table 2 The measurement of variables and the distribution information of the sample

From: Inequality of healthy life expectancy for the Chinese elderly and its trend

VariableMeasurementSamplePercentage
SexMale15,97443.18
Female21,02356.82
Cohorts1900–190912,87634.8
1910–191912,45733.67
1920–1929615416.63
1930–1939437811.83
1940–194511323.06
Age61–69379910.27
70–79465612.58
80–8911,30830.56
90–9911,03829.83
100–108619616.75
Place of residenceUrban area16,09643.51
Rural area20,90156.49
Education levelUneducated23,40663.26
1–5 years of school824322.28
6 years or more of school534814.46
Activity of daily living (ADL)No disability27,78575.1
Disabled921224.9