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Table 2 Health status and Health-related quality of life among respondents

From: Quality of life and healthcare service utilization among methadone maintenance patients in a mountainous area of Northern Vietnam

Characteristics Tuyen Quang Son Duong Total p-value
N % N % N %
EQ5D5L
Having problems in mobility 25 15.1 8 11.4 33 14.0 0.46
Having problems in self-care 21 12.7 4 5.7 25 10.6 0.11
Having problems with usual activities 29 17.5 5 7.1 34 14.4 0.04
Pain/Discomfort 39 23.5 8 11.4 47 19.9 0.03
Anxiety/Depression 52 31.3 9 12.9 61 25.9 <0.01
Having acute diseases 36 21.6 17 23.0 53 22.0 0.81
Having chronic diseases 28 16.8 11 14.9 39 16.2 0.71
HIV positive 32 19.9 27 38.6 59 25.5 <0.01
BMI categories
Underweight 24 14.7 5 7.3 29 12.5 0.25
Normal 130 79.8 61 88.4 191 82.3  
Overweight and obese 9 5.5 3 4.4 12 5.2  
  Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD p-value
EQ5D - index 0.87 0.21 0.93 0.17 0.88 0.20 0.04
EQ VAS 82.35 16.50 80.67 12.06 81.84 15.27 0.46