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Table 2 The distribution of health literacy

From: The effects of health literacy in influenza vaccination competencies among community-dwelling older adults in Hong Kong

 Limited  
Health literacy index scoreInadequate
(0–25)
Problematic
(26~33)
TotalSufficient (34~42)Excellent (> 43)
Finding information55.7%27.7%83.5%10.9%5.6%
Understanding Information50.7%26.6%77.4%16.4%6.2%
Evaluating information63.2%20.9%84.1%10.2%5.7%
Applying information40.1%23.8%63.9%28.3%7.8%
General HL50.9%25.5%76.4%13.2%10.4%