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Table 1 Overview of health care attendance (%) last 12 months. Men and women 20 years and older

From: Socioeconomic inequalities in health care utilisation in Norway: the population-based HUNT3 survey

  %   GP   Inpatient care   Outpatient care   Med. spec.  
  Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women
Education           
Primary 20 23 81 88 14 14 25 25 13 15
Secondary 58 48 76 86 11 12 24 27 13 16
Tertiary 22 29 68 80 8 11 25 29 14 15
N 20,608 24,147         
Household income          
1st quartile 25 25 80 87 14 14 24 25 14 15
2nd quartile 25 25 78 86 11 13 26 28 14 15
3rd quartile 25 25 74 85 10 12 26 29 13 15
4th quartile 25 25 70 81 9 11 22 27 12 15
N 20,608 24,147         
Age groups           
20-39 yrs 20 24 64 82 7 15 17 22 11 12
40-59 yrs 44 43 71 82 9 9 24 28 12 14
≥ 60 yrs 35 33 87 90 15 14 30 29 15 18
N 20,608 24,147         
Health           
Very poor 1 1 97 97 38 34 56 52 29 32
Poor 22 27 92 95 19 18 39 39 20 22
Good 61 56 74 84 9 10 22 24 12 13
Very good 16 16 56 70 5 7 13 17 8 8
N 20,608 24,147