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Table 3 Physical limitations reported by older refugees from Syria

From: Health status and health needs of older refugees from Syria in Lebanon

Physical limitation Syrians (n = 167) Palestinians (n = 43) p-value *
Point estimate 95% CI Point estimate 95% CI
Difficulty walking 39% 32–47% 65% 49–78% 0.002
Impaired vision 13% 8–19% 70% 54–82% <0.001
Impaired hearing 9% 6–15% 49% 34–64% <0.001
Physically unable to leave the home 8% 5–13% 16% 8–31% 0.894
  1. *Chi-squared test, statistical significance if p-value of <0.05.