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Table 2 Descriptive stats by type of immigration for the pooled sample

From: Trends in horizontal inequity in access to public health care services by immigrant condition in Spain (2006–2017)

Type var.VariableEconomic Immigrants
Mean (SD)
Native
Spanish
Mean (SD)
Non-Econ
Immigrants
Mean (SD)
p-value*
Demographic variablesFemale0.56750.56710.55910.956
Age 16–250.14160.07430.0796< 0.001
Age 26–350.29500.12450.1609
Age 36–450.28800.18340.2506
Age 46–550.16300.17040.1769
Age 56–650.07120.15780.1526
Age 66–750.02400.14590.1123
Age76–850.01440.11220.0545
Age more than 850.00270.03160.0126
Living in pair0.56070.58730.6086< 0.001
Health state variablesHealth bad-very bad0.05190.10380.0595< 0.001
Health fair0.21450.25480.1869
Health good0.50070.48560.5013
Health very good0.23290.15580.2523
Hypertension0.11950.27150.1820< 0.001
Stroke0.00810.02500.0168< 0.001
Heart0.02820.08040.0553< 0.001
Diabetes0.03600.09050.0386< 0.001
Cholesterol0.10340.22020.1584< 0.001
Tumor0.01500.04080.0302< 0.001
Mental0.08540.16140.1014< 0.001
Rest chronics1.1528 (1.7448)2.0701 (2.3641)1.4317 (1.9875)< 0.001
Limitation 2 weeks0.13480.14580.11990.029
Accidents 12 months0.05060.06700.0478< 0.001
GHQ121.5107 (2.4806)1.5676 (2.7310)1.2142 (2.3649)0.027
Socioeconomic variablesNo studies0.08150.14130.0331< 0.001
Primary studies0.15710.24410.1196
Secondary studies0.61030.45510.5496
University studies0.15110.15950.2977
Low social class0.29400.13290.0843< 0.001
Medium-low SC0.50520.45250.3635
Medium-high SC0.10540.22500.2274
High social class0.09550.18960.3248
Employed0.59270.42130.4954< 0.001
Unemployed0.17870.08830.0947
Retired0.04410.29200.2506
Inactive0.18500.19920.1601
OtherSmall municipality0.43440.52730.5658< 0.001
  1. * Comparison Economic Immigrants vs. Native Spanish. Chi-square test for categorical variables and U-Mann Whitney test for continuous variables