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Table 3 Associations of media use, health information seeking behaviors, and seasonal flu vaccination

From: Associations between media use and health information-seeking behavior on vaccinations in South Korea

Category Model 1 Model 2 Model 3 Model 4
OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Socio-demographic Characteristics Gender(Ref.: Male) 1.692*** 1.349-2.121 1.556** 1.202-2.015 1.619*** 1.235-2.124 1.525** 1.157-2.009
Age 1.229*** 1.133-1.332 1.103* 1.007-1.207 1.106 0.994-1.230 1.095 0.983-1.220
Education 1.141 0.947-1.335 1.109 0.945-1.301 1.114 0.943-1.316 1.034 0.870-1.229
Annual Income 1.121* 1.015-1.239 1.121* 1.013-1.240 1.114 0.996-1.224 1.118* 1.006-1.241
Health Behavior & Diseases Drinking Alcohol (Ref.: None)    0.636** 0.463-0.872 0.642** 0.465-0.886 0.656 0.472-0.911
Smoking (Ref.: None)    0.964 0.739-1.256 0.917 0.700-1.201 0.894 0.679-1.177
Underlying Diseases    2.124*** 1.618-2.787 2.122*** 1.609-2.798 1.691*** 1.261-2.267
Media Use Television Watching      0.969 0.875-1.072 0.963 0.868-1.068
Radio Listening      1.176** 1.052-1.314 1.139* 1.016-1.277
Newspaper Reading      1.385*** 1.159-1.655 1.319** 1.100-1.581
Smartphone Browsing      1.154 1.032-1.289 1.116 0.996-1.249
Computer Searching      0.868** 0.787-0.957 0.823*** 0.743-0.911
Health Communication Health Info. Seeking Behavior        1.227* 1.048-1.436
Own diseases        1.460* 1.097-1.944
General health        0.905 0.664-1.234
Hospitals and doctors        1.548*** 1.185-2.023
Renounce smoking/drinking        1.050 0.802-1.374
-2LL 1750.494 1712.467 1674.987 1632.365
Nagelkerke R2 0.052 0.088 0.123 0.161
  1. *: p < 0.05, **: p < 0.01, ***: p < 0.001