Table 5

Multivariable analysis of the association between dementia and absence of formal education. Odds ratios with 95% confidence intervals are displayed

Total sample (n=746)Men (n=308)Women (n=438)
Unadjusted6.05 (3.59 to 10.17)3.64 (1.63 to 8.13)8.36 (3.54 to 19.73)
Adj for age4.73 (2.76 to 8.13)2.85 (1.25 to 6.52)6.63 (2.70 to 16.25)
Adj for age + demispan3.89 (2.20 to 6.87)3.13 (1.34 to 7.29)6.13 (2.46 to 15.28)
Adj for age + leg length4.08 (2.28 to 7.31)3.33 (1.41 to 7.38)5.66 (2.26 to 14.21)