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Table 1 Key descriptive information about respondents to the survey

From: Attitudes towards the use and acceptance of eHealth technologies: a case study of older adults living with chronic pain and implications for rural healthcare

Independent variables Description of attributes of survey respondent
Sex 36.5% (n = 61) were male and 63.5% (n = 106) were female
Age Range = 25 to 86 years; mean = 60 years; median = 61 years
Number in household 33.3% (n = 56) were single person households; 46.4% (n = 78) were two person households; 21.3 (n = 31) lived in households with at two or more other people.
Urban or Rural 16.2% (n = 27) of the sample were rural respondents
Marital/Civil Status Married (52.4%, n = 88); Single - never married (16.7%, n = 28); Separated/Divorced/Widowed (25%, n = 42)
Qualifications O-level or equivalent (20.6%, n = 29); Degree (14.9%, n = 21)
Employment Full time employment (19.5%, n = 16); Retired (55.4%, n = 93)