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Table 2 Comparison of the WHODAS score in the health zone types (n = 1440)

From: Comparative analysis of the health status of the population in six health zones in South Kivu: a cross-sectional population study using the WHODAS

Items** Accessible and
stable (AS)
Remote and
stable (RS)
Intermediate
(I)
Unstable
(U)
p*
Household 0 (0–4) 3 (1–5) 2 (1–4) 4 (2–6) < 0.001
Cognitive 0 (0–3) 2 (0–5) 2 (1–3) 3 (2–5) < 0.001
Mobility 0 (0–3.75) 3 (0–6) 2 (1–3) 4 (2–6) < 0.001
Self care 0 (0–0) 0 (0–2) 1 (0–2) 1 (0–3) < 0.001
Social 0 (0–0) 0 (0–2) 1 (0–2) 1 (0–4) < 0.001
Society 1 (0–3) 3 (1–5) 1.5 (0–3) 4 (2–5) < 0.001
WHODAS score 6.3 (0,28.6) 25 (6.3,41.7) 22.9 (12.5,33.3) 39.6 (22.9,54.2) < 0.001
  1. Median (IQR).
  2. *p-value of Kruskal-Wallis test
  3. **Items: 1. Assist and complete daily tasks (2 and 12 = Household); 2. Acquisition and use of information (3 and 6 = cognitive); 3. Move around and manipulate objects (1 and 7 = Mobility); 4. Take care of yourself (8 and 9 = Self-care); 5. Interact with others (10 and 11 = Social); 6. Participation in society (4 and 5 = Society)
  4. On each line, cells with numbers in bold indicate where the p-value of the Wilcoxson test with Bonferroni correction is > 0.05