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Table 5 Opinions of the elderly and their household representatives on care services that should be provided

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

Care services Elderly Household
  % 95%CI % 95%CI
Mobile team     
Medical check up 93.8 93.0-94.8 95.1 94.1-96.1
Health consultation 73.6 72.0-75.3 75.3 73.3-77.3
Taking drugs or injections 53.3 51.5-55.2 53.5 51.2-55.8
Rehabilitation 36.1 34.3-37.8 38.4 36.2-40.6
Personal hygiene 23.5 21.9-25.1 23.1 21.2-25.0
Eating and drinking 23.2 21.6-24.8 23.9 22.0-25.9
Day care centre     
Physical exercises 77.4 75.9-79.0 79.1 77.2-80.9
Health consultation 71.1 69.4-72.8 72.7 70.7-74.8
Relaxation 62.6 60.9-64.5 66.3 64.2-68.5
Nursing care 55.0 53.2-56.8 59.9 57.6-62.1
Social interactions 49.6 47.7-51.4 52.5 50.2-54.7
Food and drink 24.6 23.0-26.2 27.0 25.0-29.1