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Table 3 Participants' characteristics

From: How do healthcare consumers process and evaluate comparative healthcare information? A qualitative study using cognitive interviews

Variable N %
Age   
   18-34 1 5.3
   35-54 4 21.1
   55-64 7 36.8
   65-74 6 31.6
   >74 1 5.3
General health status   
   Excellent 3 15.0
   Very good 4 20.0
   Good 10 50.0
   Fair 2 10.0
   Poor 1 5.0
Gender   
   Female 9 45.0
   Male 11 55.0
Education   
   Low (primary education) 0 0.0
   Average (secondary education) 9 45.0
   High (tertiary education) 11 55.0
Ever visited ? http://www.kiesBeter.nl   
   Yes 4 20.0
   No 16 80.0
Ever visited? http://www.independer.nl   
   Yes 4 20.0
   No 16 80.0
Ever visited ? http://www.consumentenbond.nl   
   Yes 8 40.0
   No 12 60.0