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Table 2 Neuropsychological Test Raw Scores*

From: Framingham Stroke Risk Profile and poor cognitive function: a population-based study

   Men (n = 3315) Women (n = 4062)  
Cognitive Domain Range Mean SD Mean SD P
Time orientation 0 – 4 3.67 0.69 3.73 0.61 < 0.001
Immediate verbal memory 0 – 10 5.38 1.76 5.50 1.75 0.002
Delayed verbal memory 0 – 10 3.92 2.08 4.07 2.11 0.001
Prospective memory 0 – 2 1.12 0.80 0.99 0.80 < 0.001
Semantic verbal fluency 0 – 8 19.94 6.39 18.83 6.20 < 0.001
Processing speed 0 – 780 295.26 92.71 317.30 96.11 < 0.001
Attention 0 – 1 0.79 0.14 0.79 0.14 0.957
Numeracy 0 – 6 4.31 1.35 3.58 1.33 < 0.001
  1. *339 persons with a history of stroke or dementia were excluded.
  2. P value for mean difference between men and women.