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Table 2 Utilization of health-care services by gender.

From: Gender differences in the utilization of health-care services among the older adult population of Spain

Health service % women % men p
Visit to medical practitioner ≥once per month 41.97 36.85 0.004
Home visit ≥once per year 15.07 9.58 <0.0001
Hospital admission in the preceding year 17.34 18.12 0.573
Influenza vaccination in the most recent campaign 54.75 56.14 0.443
Current intake of ≥3medications 52.19 41.40 <0.0001
Overall utilisation (≥1 of the above health-care services) 84.83 79.49 <0.0001