Table 3

Community activity for fallers and non-fallers, separated by participation categories

Activity
Step count per day
Median (IQR)
Community categoriesFallerNon-fallerStatistic, p value
Employment2753.7 (1033.7–4473.7)1528.6 (557.6–3334.9)0.80
Residential109.9 (8.6–484.8)287.4 (41.6–635.7)0.41
Commercial98.9 (25.1–583.4)543.4 (230.6–1007.4)0.02
Health49.6 (0.0–218.9)2.1 (0.0–126.6)0.48
Recreational0.0 (0.0–0.0)21.7 (0.0–670.7)0.01
Social72.7 (28.4–182.1)58.0 (0.0–264.6)0.76
Other0.0 (0.0–1.3)0.0 (0.0–84.3)0.16
Total community779.6 (352.8–2598.1)2738.9 (1608.5–3547.8)0.01
Home3203.6 (1556.4–5291.6)3440.6 (2126.3–4795.5)0.78
  • Employment step count and visit are representative of amputees who were employed (n=15). All other categories were representative of all amputee participants (n=46).

  • Bold text highlights significant difference at p≤0.05 between fallers and non-fallers.