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Table 1 Socio-demographic distribution and percentage of mulitmorbidity

From: Magnitude and determinants of multimorbidity and health care utilization among patients attending public versus private primary care: a cross-sectional study from Odisha, India

CharacteristicsPublic (n = 849)Private(n = 800)Total (n = 1649)
Weighted(%) [95%CI]Multimorbidity % [95%CI]Weighted% [95%CI]Multimorbidity % [95%CI]Weighted% [95%CI]Multimorbidity% [95%CI]
Age Groupa
 18–2923.4 [20.4–26.3]7.1 [3.5-10.6]21.2 [18.2–24.3]3.4 [0.7–6.13]22.6 [20.4–24.7]5.8 [2.0–9.6]
 30–3917.9 [15.2–20.6]23.7 [16.9–30.5]18.4 [15.4–21.4]18.6 [12.2–24.9]18.1 [16.1–20.1]22.2 [15.1–29.4]
 40–4920.1 [17.3–22.9]30.3 [23.4–37.3]20.1 [17.9–24.0]22.5 [16.3–28.6]20.5 [18.4–22.5]24.3 [17.7–30.9]
 50–5916.3 [13.7–18.8]43.5 [35.2–51.8]17.4 [14.5–20.4]35.9 [27.6–44.3]16.7 [14.8–18.7]36.2 [27.9–44.5]
 60–6914.8 [12.4–17.3]47.2 [38.5–55.9]14.0 [11.4–16.7]34.8 [25.9–43.9]14.6 [12.7–16.4]36.9 [28.1–45.8]
 > =707.4 [5.6–9.2]54.5 [42.4–66.6]7.7 [5.8–9.7]35.4 [23.6–47.1]7.5 [6.2–8.9]44.4 [33.0–55.8]
Gendera
 Male54.6 [51.1–58.0]27.0 [25.7–28.4]57.6 [53.8–61.3]26.5 [25.2–27.8]55.8 [53.2–58.3]25.1 [22.1–28.0]
 Female45.4 [41.9–48.9]25.5 [23.9–26.7]42.4 [38.6–46.1]26.9 [25.3–28.4]44.2 [41.6–46.8]32.5 [29.0–35.9]
Ethnicity
 Aboriginal30.3 [27.1–33.5]26.5 [26.2–26.9]24.5 [21.3–27.6]26.5 [26.0–26.9]28.0 [25.7–30.3]27.7 [26.3–29.2]
 Nonaboriginal69.7 [66.5–72.9]26.6 [26.3–26.8]75.5 [72.4–78.6]26.3 [26.1–26.6]71.4 [69.7–74.3]28.5 [27.6–29.4]
Socio Economic Status
 Below Poverty Line61.8 [58.4–65.2]26.4 [26.1–26.7]61.2 [57.5–65.0]26.6 [26.3–26.9]61.6 [59.1–64.1]28.8 [27.8–29.7]
 Above Poverty Line38.2 [34.7–41.6]26.3 [25.9–26.7]38.7 [35.0–42.5]26.5 [26.2–26.9]38.4 [35.8–40.9]27.5 [26.2–28.8]
Highest Education
 No Schooling36.9 [33.5–40.3]27.5 [27.1–27.8]40.7 [36.9–44.4]27.1 [26.7–27.5]38.1 [35.8–40.9]35.0 [33.7–36.3]
 Primary32.4 [29.1–35.6]26.2 [25.8–26.6]28.2 [24.8–31.5]26.2 [25.7–26.6]30.7 [28.3–33.1]28.3 [27.1–29.5]
 Secondary and above30.7 [27.5–33.9]25.8 [25.5–26.2]31.1 [27.5–34.7]25.6 [25.2–26.0]31.1 [28.5–33.3]20.1 [19.6–21.1]
Marital Status
 Single20.5 [17.7–23.4]27.1 [26.6–27.6]19.6 [16.6–22.6]26.8 [26.3–27.3]20.2 [18.1–22.2]29.3 [28.5–30.1]
 Married79.4 [76.6–82.3]26.4 [26.2–26.7]80.4 [77.4–83.4]26.3 [26.0–26.5]79.8 [77.7–82.0]24.3 [22.0–26.6]
 Total849 [100]30.7 [27.4–33.9]800 [100]24.6 [21.3–28.0]1649 [100]28.3 [25.9–30.7]
  1. aThe prevalence of multimorbidity across age-group was adjusted for sex, and across sex was adjusted for age; for others prevalence was adjusted for age and sex