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Table 4 Expected frequency of using care services among the elderly and their household representatives

From: Willingness to use and pay for options of care for community-dwelling older people in rural Vietnam

Levels of payment/Model of care Free-of-charge Less than cost Full cost
  % 95%CI % 95%CI % 95%CI
Mobile team       
Elderly       
1-2 times/day 25.6 23.9-27.5 23.7 21.5-25.8 27.1 24.4-29.9
1-6 times/week 19.8 18.1-21.4 18.0 16.1-20.0 15.0 12.8-17.2
1-3 times/month 42.0 40.0-44.1 43.9 41.5-46.4 43.8 40.7-46.8
Other 12.6 11.2-13.9 14.4 12.6-16.1 14.1 12.0-16.2
Household       
1-2 times/day 26.6 24.5-28.8 26.4 24.0-28.9 28.9 25.9-31.9
1-6 times/week 17.6 15.7-19.4 14.8 12.8-16.8 12.6 10.4-14.8
1-3 times/month 42.3 39.9-44.7 44.4 41.6-47.1 42.9 39.6-46.2
Other 13.5 11.8-15.1 11.4 12.5-16.3 15.6 13.2-18.0
Nursing centre       
Elderly       
1 week/month    44.4 40.3-48.5 41.8 36.7-46.9
2-3 weeks/month    23.4 19.9-26.8 26.0 26.0-30.5
1 month/year    17.9 14.8-21.1 16.9 13.1-20.8
> 1 month/year    14.3 11.4-17.2 15.3 11.6-19.0
Household       
1 week/month    39.9 35.6-44.1 43.7 38.4-49.1
2-3 weeks/month    22.2 18.6-25.8 20.9 16.6-25.4
1 month/year    18.4 15.0-21.7 18.3 14.1-22.4
> 1 month/year    19.5 16.1-23.0 17.1 13.0-21.1