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Table 4 Disability-Free Life Expectancy at age 25 (DFLE25), DFLE25 inequalities by educational level (gap) and Composite Inequality Indices (CII) of DFLE25 in the non-migrant population in 2001, 2011 and change over time (Δ), Belgium

From: Evolution of educational inequalities in life and health expectancies at 25 years in Belgium between 2001 and 2011: a census-based study

Educational level DFLE25, 2001 DFLE25, 2011 Δ DFLE25 P value Ineq, 2001 Ineq, 2011 Change Ineq, abs Change Ineq, % P value
Male
GAPS
 Low 36.34 37.02 0.68 0.3994 6.51 10.47 + 3.96 + 61% < 0.001
 Mid 41.40 42.05 0.65 0.4056 1.45 5.44 + 3.99 + 275% < 0.001
 High 42.85 47.49 4.65 < 0.001 ref ref ref ref /
CIIs
 CII, Abs. . . . . 3.39 5.85 + 2.46 + 73% 0.001
 CII, Rel. . . . . 8.7% 14.0% + 5.3% + 61% 0.003
Female
GAPS
 Low 39.32 35.54 −3.78 < 0.001 9.30 13.44 + 4.14 + 45% 0.0042
 Mid 43.37 42.98 −0.40 0.6733 5.24 6.00 + 0.76 + 15% 0.5979
 High 48.62 48.98 0.36 0.7396 ref ref ref ref /
CIIs
 CII, Abs. . . . . 5.97 7.19 + 1.22 + 20% 0.191
 CII, Rel. . . . . 14.3% 17.1% + 2.8% + 20% 0.148