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Table 2 Relation between social economic and demographic characteristics and health-care seeking behavior

From: Gender difference in knowledge of tuberculosis and associated health-care seeking behaviors: a cross-sectional study in a rural area of China

  Seeking health-care  
Variables No (n = 56) Yes (n = 115) P
Gender    
   Men 41 58 0.005
   Women 15 57  
Age (years)    
   Mean ± SD 65.3 ± 14.7 63.2 ± 13.3 0.362
Household per capita income (CNY)    
   Median 3000 4000 0.042*
Education (years)    
   Illiterate 18 47 0.477
   Primary school 21 41  
   Secondary school and above 17 27  
Marital status    
   Single/married 46 94 0.949
   Divorced/bereft of spouse 10 21  
  1. †:Chi-square test; ‡:Student's t-test; *:Kruskal-Wallis H test