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Table 1 Proportion of men and women in various subgroups, who attended a comprehensive preventive health check-up during the past three years

From: Predictors of participation in preventive health examinations in Austria

  Men (%) P Women (%) P
Total 41.6%   41.8%  
Age   <0.001   <0.001
(N = 2870/3128)  
15-40 yrs (N = 796/901) 31.2%   35.7%  
41-64 yrs (N = 1514/1531) 49.1%   48.9%  
65 yrs and older (N = 560/696) 44.5%   37.9%  
Highest archived educational status   <0.001   <0.001
Primary education (N = 353/826) 32.6%   36.2%  
Secondary education (N = 2157/1979) 42.3%   44.3%  
Tertiary education (N = 360/323) 50.6%   43.8%  
Monthly net household income/household member   <0.001   <0.001
Euro ≤ 600 (N = 880/1027) 35.8%   36.4%  
Euro 601–1500 (N = 1549/1754) 43.8%   45.0%  
>Euro 1500 (N = 435/340) 48.9%   46.9%  
Country of birth   <0.001   <0.001
Austria (N = 2705/2942) 43.9%   43.2%  
European Union 15 (N = 35/61) 26.3%   47.3%  
European Union 27 (N = 14/30) 18.9%   33.7%  
Former Yugoslavia and Turkey (N = 74/80) 20.1%   24%  
Others (N = 42/14) 27.6%   10.9%  
Self-rated overall health status   <0.001   0.005
Very good (N = 1011/1060) 40.0%   41.8%  
Good (N = 1213/1242) 44.5%   43.5%  
Moderate (524/642) 42.6%   40.6%  
Bad (N = 99/165) 29.9%   37.6%  
Very bad (N = 22/18) 29.3%   25.7%  
Self-rated health satisfaction   <0.001   <0.001
Satisfied (N = 2656/2825) 42.4%   42.5%  
Dissatisfied (N = 214/303) 33.9%   36.1%  
Presence of chronic diseases   <0.001   0.005
Yes (N = 1106/1354) 44.8%   43.7%  
No (N = 1764/1774) 39.9%   40.4%  
Body Mass Index   <0.001   0.633
Underweight (N = 10/89) 22.7%   41.0%  
Normal (N = 1123/1686) 39.0%   41.9%  
Overweight (N = 1385/951) 44.9%   42.5%  
Obesity (N = 352/403) 39.8%   40.1%  
Subjective perceived psychosocial discomfort   <0.001   0.002
Yes (N = 794/1129) 37.9%   39.5%  
No (N = 2075/1999) 43.3%   43.2%  
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