Reasons why smartphone users are not using mhealth in the U.S. as of 2012

Reasons for not using mhealth in the United States 2012 This statistic displays the reasons why smartphone users in the United States are not using mobile health, as of 2012. At this time, 11 percent stated that they did not wish to share personal health information with mobile health applications. Men were more likely than women to state that they had no need to use mobile health applications. There has been a slow adoption of mobile health apps in the United States market.
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Percentage of respondents
I have no need to access health related apps27%
I prefer to talk to my doctor (or other healthcare professional) in person about any health related questions26%
I don't wish to share personal health information with apps like this11%
I do not find health apps to be helpful9%
I did not know that they were available for mobile devices7%
Other20%
Percentage of respondents
I have no need to access health related apps27%
I prefer to talk to my doctor (or other healthcare professional) in person about any health related questions26%
I don't wish to share personal health information with apps like this11%
I do not find health apps to be helpful9%
I did not know that they were available for mobile devices7%
Other20%
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This statistic displays the reasons why smartphone users in the United States are not using mobile health, as of 2012. At this time, 11 percent stated that they did not wish to share personal health information with mobile health applications. Men were more likely than women to state that they had no need to use mobile health applications. There has been a slow adoption of mobile health apps in the United States market.
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Release date
December 2012
Region
United States
Survey time period
October 2012
Number of respondents
Over 1,000

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