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Table 4 Results of the multivariate analysis evaluating potential predictors of e-health use

From: Surfing the internet for health information: an italian survey on use and population choices

   OR IC 95% P value
Gender Male 1* - -
  Female 1.40 1.15-1.70 .001
Age   0.55 0.46-0.66 <.001
Education Primary/Middle school 1* - -
  High school 1.54 1.14-2.07 <.001
  College graduate 2.32 1.69-3.19 <.001
Marital status Unmarried 1* - -
  Married 1.17 0.91-1.50 .21
  Widower 0.50 0.27-0.90 .02
  Separate/Divorce 1.42 0.97-2.08 .07
Health perception Poor 1* - -
  Moderate 0.75 0.33-1.68 .48
  Excellent 0.66 0.30-1.48 .31
Chronic disease No 1* - -
  Yes 2.56 2.00-3.27 <.001