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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of the sample

From: Numbers, graphs and words – do we really understand the lab test results accessible via the patient portals?

  Demographic characteristics of those who completed the whole questionnaire, and those who did not
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Count Column N % Count Column N % Count Column N %
Total 45 100% 225 100% 270 100%
sex
 male 13 28.9% 98 44.1% 111 41.6%
 female 32 71.1% 124 55.9% 156 58.4%
HMO
 Clalit 19 43.2% 107 47.8% 126 47.0%
 Maccabi 18 40.9% 77 34.4% 95 35.4%
 Leumit 2 4.5% 18 8.0% 20 7.5%
 Meuhedet 5 11.4% 22 9.8% 27 10.1%
Age (mean and Std) 42 Std = 12 M = 35 Std = 14 M = 36  
Income (the national monthly average wage is 7500 nis
 Below average 11 25.0% 121 53.8% 132 49.1%
 Average 5 11.4% 17 7.6% 22 8.2%
 Above average 23 52.3% 59 26.2% 82 30.5%
 Far above average 5 11.4% 28 12.4% 33 12.3%
Education
 High school 7 15.6% 73 32.6% 80 29.7%
 Academic 36 80.0% 136 60.7% 172 63.9%
 Professional 1 2.2% 2 0.9% 3 1.1%
 other 1 2.2% 13 5.8% 14 5.2%
Religiosity
 secular 41 91.1% 196 87.1% 237 87.8%
 traditional 2 4.4% 22 9.8% 24 8.9%
 observant 2 4.4% 7 3.1% 9 3.3%
 Haredi 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Familial Status
 Single 11 24.4% 127 57.0% 138 51.5%
 Married 34 75.6% 91 40.8% 125 46.6%
 Divorced 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
 Widower 0 0.0% 5 2.2% 5 1.9%
 Total 45 100.0% 223 100.0% 268 100.0%
Birth Country
 Israel 22 50.0% 126 56.3% 148 55.2%
 Former Soviet Union 5 11.4% 23 10.3% 28 10.4%
 France 1 2.3% 2 0.9% 3 1.1%
 Ethiopia 0 0.0% 1 0.4% 1 0.4%
 other 16 36.4% 72 32.1% 88 32.8%
 Total 44 100.0% 224 100.0% 268 100.0%