From: Public engagement in setting healthcare priorities: a ranking exercise in Cyprus
Characteristic | Relative importance | |||||||||||
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Age | p value | Healthy lifestyle | p value | Type of disease | p value | Severity of disease | p value | Health improvement | p value | Cost of treatment | p value | |
Gender | <0.001 ^{a} | 0.04 ^{a} | <0.001 ^{a} | 0.002 ^{a} | <0.001 ^{a} | <0.001 ^{a} | ||||||
Women | 28.3 | 8.2 | 12.5 | 27.8 | 13.0 | 10.2 | ||||||
Men | 22.7 | 7.7 | 17.9 | 27.0 | 11.2 | 13.5 | ||||||
Age (years) | <0.001 ^{a} | 0.67^{a} | <0.001 ^{a} | <0.001 ^{a} | 0.11^{a} | <0.001 ^{a} | ||||||
≤35 | 22.7 | 8.0 | 13.7 | 29.6 | 12.3 | 13.7 | ||||||
>35 | 28.2 | 7.9 | 16.7 | 25.2 | 11.9 | 10.1 | ||||||
Educational level | <0.001 ^{b,c} | <0.001 ^{b,d} | <0.001 ^{b,e} | < 0.001 ^{b,d} | <0.001 ^{b,f} | <0.001 ^{b,f} | ||||||
Secondary school (‘gymnasium’) graduates | 32.0 | 7.4 | 11.0 | 25.4 | 11.4 | 12.8 | ||||||
High school graduates | 23.6 | 7.0 | 17.1 | 28.2 | 12.1 | 12.0 | ||||||
University graduates | 23.4 | 9.1 | 15.9 | 27.9 | 12.5 | 11.2 |