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Table 5 Factors associated with the use of mhealth apps among smartphone users

From: Receptiveness and preferences of health-related smartphone applications among Vietnamese youth and young adults

Characteristics Odds Ratio p-value 95% Confident interval
Age 0.95 0.24 0.87 1.03
Gender (Male vs Female) 0.81 0.48 0.45 1.46
Occupations (Employees vs Students) 15.46 0.00 4.93 48.47
Education attainment (vs < High school)
 • High school 3.67 0.31 0.30 45.24
 • > High school 2.77 0.34 0.34 22.65
Marital status (Having spouse/partner vs Single) 1.29 0.43 0.69 2.43
Having acute symptoms (Yes vs No) 1.26 0.62 0.51 3.15
Having chronic diseases (Yes vs No) 1.11 0.76 0.57 2.13
Body mass index (vs Normal)
 • Underweight 0.72 0.46 0.30 1.72
 • Overweight/Obesity 1.74 0.31 0.60 5.06
Perceived stress score 0.91 0.14 0.80 1.03
EQ-5D index 0.17 0.03 0.04 0.81