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Table 2 Predictors of health care attitudes and experiences

From: Racial and cultural minority experiences and perceptions of health care provision in a mid-western region

  Are you afraid to visit western health care services? (n = 115) Are you satisfied with the treatment you receive? (n = 113) Would you prefer to see a health care professional from your own cultural background? (n = 115)
  B(SE) t p B(SE) t P B(SE) t p
Racism 0.32 (.10) 3.16 0.002 −0.20 (.10) −2.02 0.05 0.17 (.15) 1.13 0.26
Treated Poorly 0.18 (.09) 2.14 0.03 −0.36 (.08) −4.33 < 0.001 0.26 (.13) 2.04 0.04
Age 0.004 (.01) 0.65 0.52 0.001 (.01) 0.15 0.88 0.001 (.01) 0.08 0.94
Education −0.18 (.07) −2.70 0.008 0.13 (.08) 1.67 0.10 −0.15 (.10) −1.49 0.14
Cultural Strength −0.01 (.04) −0.12 0.89 0.12 (.07) 1.83 0.07 0.20 (.06) 3.21 0.002
  1. Racism = ‘Have you experienced racism from your health care provider?’, Treated poorly: ‘Do you feel that you are treated poorly by health professionals because of your cultural background?’