Table 4

 Reasons provided by subjects who felt the need for eye care and yet did not utilise eye care services (n = 912)*

ReasonNo (%)
*Data shown as number of people (%).
No money713 (78.2)
No time639 (70.0)
No escort531 (58.2)
Did not think the problem was important493 (54.1)
Fear262 (28.7)
Advised by others to do something else220 (24.1)
Did not know where to go115 (12.6)