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Table 5 Knowledge about calling available mHealth services HealthLine 789 and government mHealth services (UHC), adjusted for age, education and socioeconomic status in a household survey in rural Bangladesh

From: Gender differentials in readiness and use of mHealth services in a rural area of Bangladesh

  HealthLine 789 Government mHealth services at UHC
Variables aOR (95% CI) p-value aOR (95% CI) p-value
Gender
 Male 5.9 (4.1–8.5) <0.001 2.6 (2.0–3.4) <0.001
Age (years)
 18–29 1.0   1.0  
 30–39 0.5 (0.3–0.7) <0.001 0.7 (0.5–1.0) 0.087
 40–49 0.2 (0.1–0.4) <0.001 1.1 (0.8–1.6) 0.629
 50+ 0.1 (0.0–0.1) <0.001 0.4 (0.2–0.6) <0.001
Education (years of schooling)
 None 1.0   1.0  
 1–5 years 0.7 (0.4–1.1) 0.118 1.1 (0.7–1.6) 0.605
 6–10 years 1.9 (1.2–3.1) 0.005 2.1 (1.4–3.1) <0.001
 11+ years 7.9 (4.5–13.9) <0.001 3.0 (1.8–5.2) <0.001
Socioeconomic status (asset index)
 Poorest 1.0   1.0  
 2nd 13.1 (1.7–100.1) 0.013 0.7 (0.4–1.3) 0.275
 3rd 13.8 (1.8–104.3) 0.011 1.0 (0.6–1.8) 0.890
 4th 19.8 (2.7–147.5) 0.004 1.2 (0.7–2.0) 0.458
 Richest 73.1 (10.0–534.6) <0.001 3.3 (2.0–5.3) <0.001