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Table 4 Correlations of age with participant responses to statements regarding ageing and dementia

From: Ageing, dementia and society – an epistemological perspective

  Age
  Correlation coefficients ( n =980) P -value (two-tailed)
Have heard of dementia. 0.116** .000
Ageing is a major risk factor for dementia. 0.070** .029
People with dementia should be placed in homes. 0.175** .000
People with severe dementia should becared for by professionals instead of familymembers. 0.190** .000
  1. **p<0.01.