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Table 6 Test for trend between education level and SES and HLQ scales

From: Health literacy in a population-based sample of Australian women: a cross-sectional profile of the Geelong Osteoporosis Study

HLQ Scale Education p-value SES p-value
Feeling understood and supported by healthcare providers 0.37 0.01
Having sufficient information to manage my health < 0.001 0.05
Actively managing my health 0.03 < 0.001
Social support for health 0.15 < 0.001
Appraisal of health information < 0.001 0.19
Ability to actively engage with healthcare providers 0.18 < 0.001
Navigating the healthcare system 0.04 < 0.001
Ability to find good health information < 0.001 < 0.001
Understanding health information well enough to know what to do < 0.001 < 0.001
  1. Results in bold indicate a p-value < 0.05