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Table 2 Satisfaction with healthcare system, health status, use of healthcare services and trust in the government among study participants

From: Public opinion about the health care system in Armenia: findings from a cross-sectional telephone survey

Variables Total
%(n = 576)
Male
16.67% (n = 96)
Female
83.33% (n = 480)
P-value
In general, would you say you are very satisfied, satisfied, neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, dissatisfied, or very dissatisfied with healthcare in Armenia?
 Very satisfied 1.39 (8) 3.13 (3) 1.04 (5) 0.156
 Satisfied 23.96 (138) 27.08 (26) 23.33 (112)  
 Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 29.17 (168) 34.38 (33) 28.13 (135)  
 Dissatisfied 31.42 (181) 25.00 (24) 32.71 (157)  
 Very dissatisfied 14.06 (81) 10.42 (10) 14.79 (71)  
In general, would you say your health is …
 Excellent 6.78 (39) 15.63 (15) 5.01 (24) < 0.001
 Very good 6.09 (35) 4.17 (4) 6.47 (31)  
 Good 28.17 (162) 39.58 (38) 25.89 (124)  
 Fair 44.00 (253) 34.38 (33) 45.93 (220)  
 Poor 14.96 (86) 6.25 (6) 16.70 (80)  
Have you used any health care services in the last 12 months?
 Yes 66.15 (381) 47.92 (46) 69.79 (335) < 0.001
 No 33.85 (195) 52.08 (50) 30.21 (145)  
What was the reason for not using health care services in the last 12 months?
 There was no need 48.45 (94) 68.00 (34) 41.67 (60) 0.001
 Could not afford the services 31.44 (61) 20.00 (10) 35.42 (51) 0.043
 Absence of time 8.25 (16) 6.00 (3) 9.03 (13) 0.503
 Do not trust doctors 18.56 (36) 22.00 (11) 17.36 (25) 0.467
 Fear of diagnosis 1.55 (3) 0.00 (0) 2.08 (3) 0.304
 Other 8.25 (16) 4.00 (2) 9.72 (14) 0.205
In general, would you say you are very satisfied, satisfied, neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, dissatisfied, or very dissatisfied with the last healthcare services you received in the last 12 months?
 Very satisfied 15.53 (59) 21.74 (10) 14.67 (49) 0.481
 Satisfied 50.79 (193) 52.17 (24) 50.60 (169)  
 Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 14.47 (55) 15.22 (7) 14.37 (48)  
 Dissatisfied 12.89 (49) 8.70 (4) 13.47 (45)  
 Very dissatisfied 6.32 (24) 2.17 (1) 6.89 (23)  
In general, would you say that you tend to trust or not to trust the Armenian government?
 Tend to trust 20.95 (101) 73.75 (59) 19.90 (80) 0.203
 Tend not to trust 79.05 (381) 26.25 (21) 80.10 (322)