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Table 3 Health indicators estimate comparisons between adults with landline phones, who may also have a mobile phone, and mobile-only phone users, 2012 NSWPHS

From: Inclusion of mobile telephone numbers into an ongoing population health survey in New South Wales, Australia, using an overlapping dual-frame design: impact on the time series

Health indicators Adults with landline phones - who may also have a mobile phone Mobile-only phone users Relative difference % (95%CI) Total % (95%CI)
Five or more drinks of alcohol in a day 9.0% 19.3% 114% (93%, 130%) 11.1% (9.9%-12.2%)
More than two alcoholic drinks in a day 25.6% 35.0% 37% (28%, 44%) 27.6% (25.9%-29.3%)
Recommended fruit intake 53.7% 52.0% -3% (-10%, 3%) 53.4% (51.5%-55.3%)
Recommended vegetable intake 10.5% 7.8% -26% (-85%, -1%) 10.0% (8.8%-11.1%)
Current smoking 14.0% 28.3% 103% (86%, 117%) 17.1% (15.6%-18.6%)
Adequate physical activity 53.2% 66.7% 26% (21%, 29%) 56. 2% (54.2%-58.1%)
Positive self-reported health status 81.4% 86.0% 6% (4%, 7%) 82.4% (81.2%-83.6%)
Current asthma 10.7% 8.1% -25% (-17%, -34%) 10.1% (9.1%-11.1%)
Ever diagnosed with diabetes 9.3% 5.2% -44% (-62%, -30%) 8.4% (7.5%-9.2%)
Overweight or obese 52.1% 41.0% -21% (-29%, -14%) 49.7% (47.7%-51.6%)