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Table 2 Association between ethnic discrimination and poor self-rated health among marriage migrants in South Korea (N = 14,406)

From: Don’t ask for fair treatment? A gender analysis of ethnic discrimination, response to discrimination, and self-rated health among marriage migrants in South Korea

Experience of ethnic discrimination Total Male Female
  Unadjusted Fully adjustedb   Unadjusted Fully adjustedb   Unadjusted Fully adjustedb
N OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI N OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI N OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI
No 8,526 1 referent 1 referent 1,194 1 referent 1 referent 7,332 1 referent 1 referent
Yesa 5,880 1.34* (1.12, 1.50) 1.49* (1.31, 1.70) 1,021 0.84 (0.63, 1.13) 1.16 (0.81, 1.66) 4,859 1.46* (1.59, 1.65) 1.53* (1.32, 1.76)
  1. *p < 0.001
  2. OR odds ratio, 95 % CI 95 % confidence interval
  3. aMarriage migrants who experienced ethnic discrimination
  4. bAdjusted for age, education, marital status, nationality, residential area, years of stay in Korea, income, occupation, the family’s perceived socio-economic position, and Korean language fluency
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