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Table 2 Percentage of individuals in each income group reporting poor quality of care relative to all eligible respondents in that category

From: Equity of primary care service delivery for low income “sicker” adults across 10 OECD countries

Indicators Access Coordination Patient Centered Care Technical Quality of Care
Income n Low Middle High n Low Middle High N Low Middle High N Low Middle High
Overall 14,143 64.1 63.5 60.2 13,419 63.5 57.5 60.6 13,718 49.5 46.4 45.1 11,008 53.1 50.1 45.5
Sweden 4,149 63.2 64.6 61.7 3679 70.9 62.0 61.3 3,961 62.0 59.0 60.0 3,229 66.7 64.5 61.4
Canada 3,191 79.1 78.4 74.4 3,073 55.7 51.0 49.1 3,061 48.9 43.7 47.2 2,517 44.7 40.6 28.1
Australia 1,236 63.6 68.5 63.2 1,214 59.8 62.8 69.1 1,215 37.0 34.6 27.0 950 48.4 45.2 40.9
United States 964 76.8 70.6 52.2 943 60.1 44.7 55.6 915 43.9 38.6 31.4 826 43.3 40.6 35.4
France 871 42.7 52.3 43.3 862 79.9 83.1 85.7 866 49.2 49.9 41.4 643 65.3 69.3 57.1
Germany 851 57.1 56.9 50.4 849 78.6 76.6 80.5 827 38.2 40.6 34.2 608 51.4 37.8 32.0
United Kingdom 832 44.7 38.7 33.3 808 45.0 29.9 58.3 825 42.7 21.9 16.0 631 35.2 19.3 41.2
Netherlands 741 55.1 52.4 45.9 718 70.7 66.4 78.1 734 45.2 38.6 31.1 596 52.2 52.6 70.6
Norway 671 54.5 53.1 59.6 656 66.4 54.7 55.6 678 81.2 66.3 62.5 554 68.8 67.7 52.5
New Zealand 637 50.0 53.6 41.3 617 39.9 46.5 56.3 636 27.2 35.9 28.2 454 39.6 38.4 32.7
  1. Individuals with incomplete data in the domain studied were excluded (Access = 119, Coordination = 843, Patient Centered Care = 544, Technical Quality of Care =133). These were distributed across all countries. 11,141 were eligible to respond to the technical quality of care questions