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Table 4 Reasons for not using digital media for general health information

From: Parental digital health information seeking behavior in Switzerland: a cross-sectional study

Variablesa Non-users
N = 69
It is difficult to find clear information 46%
I do not know which information is reliable 32%
The information found is confusing / difficult to understand 12%
I do not know where / how to search 3%
No Internet access 3%
Other reasons mentioned by parents as free text:
 No need, because child is not sick or other good source of information available 17%
 Untrustworthiness 10%
 Uncertainty, fear, worry 7%
 Personal preference 6%
  1. aRespondents could select more than one option