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Table 3 Multivariable hierarchical logistic regression analysis of factors associated with parental unawareness of their uninsured child’s eligibility for Medicaid or CHIPa

From: A cross-sectional study of parental awareness of and reasons for lack of health insurance among minority children, and the impact on health, access to care, and unmet needs

  Odds Ratio (95 % CI) of Parental Unawareness of Uninsured Child’s Eligibility for Medicaid/CHIP
Characteristic Model 1 Model 2 Model 3
Latino race/ethnicityb 2.0 (1.2, 3.3) 1.7 (0.99, 2.9) 1.6 (0.9, 2.8)
Mean annual combined family income 1.0 (0.99, 1.0) 1.0 (0.99, 1.0)
Mean months uninsured 0.98 (0.98, 1.0)
  1. aAll sociodemographic characteristics were eligible for model entry, but those listed are the only factors in the final model. Bold denotes a statistically significant odds ratio.
  2. bReferent: African-American/black race/ethnicity