Table 6

The SF-36 scale scores for the general population of Hangzhou by age and gender group

Age groupPFRPBPGHVTSFREMH
18–24
    Men94.3 (11.1)91.0 (19.7)86.6 (13.5)64.1 (20.2)58.0 (22.3)83.2 (15.7)80.9 (27.9)52.4 (22.4)
    Women90.2 (11.6)90.0 (21.2)84.6 (18.1)62.4 (17.3)54.0 (18.8)85.8 (15.3)85.9 (28.5)54.3 (20.5)
25–34
    Men90.8 (12.7)91.6 (21.6)88.0 (16.1)63.5 (18.2)55.6 (20.3)85.2 (16.3)89.4 (24.9)57.8 (22.4)
    Women87.6 (14.4)86.4 (28.0)87.8 (14.7)61.7 (18.0)54.5 (16.8)86.7 (15.5)86.0 (30.0)58.8 (19.7)
35–44
    Men85.9 (19.4)84.4 (29.8)85.4 (17.6)60.1 (20.7)55.2 (20.7)83.4 (17.9)85.2 (31.7)60.3 (22.4)
    Women80.8 (20.7)80.6 (33.6)81.7 (20.5)56.1 (20.3)48.9 (20.8)83.2 (17.3)84.2 (32.5)56.9 (20.8)
45–54
    Men86.5 (14.9)83.2 (31.8)81.5 (19.2)55.4 (17.5)51.7 (19.9)83.4 (16.6)85.6 (31.2)58.6 (23.0)
    Women81.1 (17.6)78.0 (36.9)75.6 (22.2)53.0 (21.2)50.3 (23.4)82.3 (17.8)84.6 (32.4)59.1 (24.2)
55–64
    Men81.6 (17.3)82.3 (32.2)81.8 (20.0)56.2 (20.1)55.0 (21.5)81.8 (17.6)87.1 (29.8)65.8 (22.5)
    Women76.8 (18.9)77.6 (36.0)74.7 (25.5)50.9 (18.4)48.0 (18.8)83.2 (19.0)82.8 (35.8)65.0 (23.2)
≥65
    Men73.0 (21.9)68.2 (43.2)76.6 (21.9)52.4 (20.0)49.7 (21.7)81.5 (19.4)76.2 (40.8)62.8 (24.6)
    Women60.6 (26.9)68.7 (42.4)72.8 (26.3)46.6 (22.1)46.0 (22.7)75.3 (23.1)85.1 (34.6)61.8 (26.0)