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Table 1 Patients’ demographics, comorbidity and use of technology in daily life

From: Users’ acceptance of electronic patient portals in Lebanon

CharacteristicN (199)%MSDRange
Age  65.113.825–92
Sex
 Male12462.31   
 Female7537.69   
Education
 Less than High School6432.16   
 High School7336.68   
 College degree3316.58   
 University degree2914.58   
Native Language
 Arabic19497.49   
 English52.51   
Comorbidities
 17839.2   
 26130.65   
 More than 26030.15   
Use of electronic technology in daily life*
 Mobile web-based portals5628.14   
 SMS12562.81   
 App-based portals8341.71   
 Social media7336.68   
 Other e-services (i.e. online banking)94.52   
 None of the above7135.68   
  1. Note. *: frequencies and percentages do not add to 199 and 100 respectively as patients chose more than one option