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Table 3 Health Literacy Questionnaire scores (n = 200)

From: Correction to: Health literacy in indigenous people with chronic disease living in remote Australia

HLQ domain Mean (SD) [95% CI]
  Range 1 (lowest) – 4 (highest)
1. Healthcare provider support 2.76 (0.52) [2.69, 2.83]
2. Having sufficient health information 2.59 (0.52) [2.51, 2.66]
3. Actively managing health 2.64 (0.49) [2.57, 2.70]
4. Social support for health 2.84 (0.52) [2.76, 2.91]
5. Critical appraisal 2.41 (0.55) [2.33, 2.49]
  Range 1 (lowest) – 5 (highest)
6. Active engagement with healthcare providers 3.14 (0.72) [3.01, 3.24]
7. Navigating the healthcare system 3.13 (0.75) [3.01, 3.23]
8. Ability to find good health information 2.89 (0.73) [2.79, 2.99]
9. Reading and understanding health information 2.82 (0.78) [2.72, 2.93]
  1. Abbreviations: HLQ Health Literacy Questionnaire, SD standard deviation, CI confidence interval