Table 2

Degree of trust of health information source as the doctor and internet between all participants and internet users (n, %)

DegreeDoctors*Internet**
ParticipantsInternet usersParticipantsInternet users
A lot578 (89.2)210 (88.6)53 (8.4)38 (16.2)
Some56 (8.6)25 (10.5)166 (26.4)105 (44.7)
Not at all2 (0.3)0 (0)166 (26.4)59 (25.1)
No comments12 (1.9)2 (0.8)244 (38.8)33 (14.0)
Total648 (100)237 (100)629 (100)235 (100)
  • Note, the total number of participants was 652 and the total number of internet users was 239, the total numbers in table 2 had excluded the apparently wrong data.

  • *P>0.05

  • **P<0.001