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Table 3 Community care services utilisation of older individuals among different groups

From: Rural-urban and gender differences in the association between community care services and elderly individuals’ mental health: a case from Shaanxi Province, China

Categories of Community Care Services Total (N = 687) Urban (N = 390) Rural (N = 297) P values Male (N = 266) Female (N = 421) P values
Daily care services (n, %)     0.370    0.855
 Yes 209 (30.42) 124 (31.79) 85 (28.62)   82 (30.83) 127 (30.17)  
 No 478 (69.58) 266 (68.21) 212 (71.38)   184 (69.17) 294 (69.83)  
Medical care services (n, %)    0.043 *    0.278
 Yes 498 (72.49) 271 (69.49) 227 (76.43)   199 (74.81) 299 (71.02)  
 No 189 (27.51) 119 (30.51) 70 (23.57)   67 (25.19) 122 (28.98)  
Social and recreational services (n, %)    0.035 *    0.275
 Yes 432 (62.88) 232 (59.49) 200 (67.34)   174 (65.41) 258 (61.28)  
 No 255 (37.12) 158 (40.51) 97 (32.66)   92 (34.59) 163 (38.72)  
Spiritual comfort services (n, %)    0.135    0.293
 Yes 131 (19.07) 82 (21.03) 49 (16.50)   56 (21.05) 75 (17.81)  
 No 556 (80.93) 308 (78.97) 248 (83.50)   210 (78.95) 346 (82.19)  
  1. Note: *p < 0.05