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Table 2 Communicative health literacy level

From: Communicative health literacy in patients with non-communicable diseases in Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

HL domains Mean (SD±) CHLL
High HLL Low HLL
1. Health care provider support 1.84 (.81) 229 (56.1%) 179 (43.9%)
2. Actively managing health 3.25 (.98) 202 (49.5%) 206 (50.5%)
3. Social support for health 3.97 (1.0) 219 (53.7%) 189 (46.3%)
4. Active engagement with healthcare providers 3.83 (1.11) 229 (56.1%) 179 (43.9%)
5. Navigating the healthcare system 3.37(1.14) 218 (53.4%) 190 (46.6%)
6. Ability to find good health information 2.72 (1.17) 187 (45.8%) 221 (54.2%)