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Table 5 Cross-tabulation of demographic characteristics and preventive healthcare services uptake

From: Preventive healthcare uptake in private hospitals in Nigeria: a cross-sectional survey (Nisa premier hospital)

 Knowledge of Preventive HealthcareUtilization of Preventive Healthcare Services
Awareness of Preventive HealthcareKnowledge of the components of Preventive HealthcareFrequency of Preventive Healthcare VisitsTwo-Year Uptake of Preventive Healthcare ServicesFuture Planned Access to Preventive Healthcare Services
 N (%)pN (%)pN (%)pN (%)pN (%)p
Age 0.217 0.012 0.012 0.014 0.259
 18–2422 (6.7) 23 (6.6) 16 (5.6) 21 (6.2) 24 (7.1) 
 25–34159 (48.2) 154 (44.5) 129 (45.4) 155 (45.6) 152 (44.8) 
 35–44111 (33.6) 125 (36.1) 98 (34.5) 121 (35.6) 121 (35.7) 
 45–5430 (9.1) 35 (10.1) 32 (11.3) 35 (10.3) 33 (9.7) 
 55–658 (2.4) 9 (2.6) 9 (3.2) 8 (2.4) 9 (2.7) 
Gender 0.981 0.000 0.06 0.771 0.858
 Female200 (60.6) 200 (57.8) 180 (63.4) 207 (60.9) 205 (60.5) 
 Male130 (39.4) 146 (42.2) 104 (36.6) 133 (39.1) 134 (39.5) 
Education Level 0.079 0.091 0.108 0.403 0.134
 Postgraduate187 (56.7) 193 (55.8) 167 (58.8) 195 (57.4) 188 (55.5) 
 Primary0 (0) 1 (0.3) 1 (0.4) 1 (0.3) 1 (0.3) 
 Secondary4 (1.2) 3 (0.9) 5 (1.8) 5 (1.5) 3 (0.9) 
 Tertiary139 (42.1) 149 (43.1) 111 (39.1) 139 (40.9) 147 (43.4) 
Marital Status 0.615 0.476 0.018 0.739 0.413
 Married255 (77.3) 272 (78.6) 230 (81) 266 (78.2) 266 (78.5) 
 Separated3 (0.9) 3 (0.9) 3 (1.1) 3 (0.9) 2 (0.6) 
 Single72 (21.8) 71 (20.5) 51 (18) 71 (20.9) 71 (20.9) 
Employment Status 0.009 0.112 0.443 0.108 0.242
 Applicant7 (2.1) 8 (2.3) 8 (2.8) 8 (2.4) 9 (2.7) 
 Government99 (30) 105 (30.3) 88 (31) 100 (29.4) 104 (30.7) 
 Private168 (50.9) 172 (50.4) 130 (45.8) 171 (50.3) 167 (50.2) 
 Self-employed56 (17) 62 (17.9) 58 (20.4) 61 (17.9) 59 (17.4)