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Table 1 Measurement modes and approaches of health literacy

From: The evolution of health literacy assessment tools: a systematic review

  Number of generic instruments (n = 17)
  N %
All generic instruments 17 -
Measurement modes   
Print literacy 17 100
Oral literacy 3 17,6
Numeracy 8 47,1
Multidimensional measurement 16 94,1
Measurement approaches   
Objective measurement 5 29,4
Subjective measurement 5 29,4
Mixed measurement 7 41,2
Multidimensional construct 13 76,5