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Table 1 Characteristics of the population in TLSA (2015), Taiwan

From: Validation of the global activity limitation indicator in Taiwan

  Taiwana
Data collection year 2015
Sample size (N) 4961
Response rate (%) 66.1
Mean age (years) 62.4 ± 9.4
% Male 47.2
GALI (% limited) 21.7
ADL (% having difficulty with 1 or more activity) 3.5
IADL (% having difficulty with 1 or more activity) 14.5
  1. TLSA, Taiwan Longitudinal Survey on Aging; GALI, Global Activity Limitation Indicator; ADL, activities of daily living; IADL, instrumental activities of daily living
  2. aResults account for survey designs using sampling weights