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Table 3 Odds ratios (OR) for purchase of different home healthcare devices by different personal characteristics

From: Purchase and use of home healthcare devices for the elderly: a pilot study in Shanghai, China

 Personal characteristicsOR (95% CI)p
N
Income levelUnder 20001.00 
4000–59996.51 (1.81–23.43)0.004
8000 and above7.88 (1.37–45.49)0.021
HM
Age group60–691.00 
90 or above6.65 (1.095–40.354)0.040
EducationPrimary education or below1.00 
Junior high school degree3.79 (1.25–11.46)0.018
High school degree5.88 (1.90–18.20)0.002
Junior college degree4.02 (1.10–14.68)0.035
WD
Age group60–691.00 
80–894.17 (1.00–17.34)0.050
90 or above11.03 (1.43–85.10)0.021
EducationPrimary education or below1.00 
Junior college degree6.19 (1.21–31.76)0.029
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