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Table 2 Factors associated with unmet need for outpatient care

From: A cross sectional study of unmet need for health services amongst urban refugees and asylum seekers in Thailand in comparison with Thai population, 2019

Factors Bivariate analysis by Chi square test Multivariable logistic regression Mixed-effects model
Crude OR (95% CI) P-value Adjusted OR (95% CI) P-value Adjusted OR (95% CI) P-value
Uninsured (v insured) 4.0 (1.6–9.7) 0.003 4.0 (1.5–10.6) 0.005 14.7 (2.6–84.1) 0.003
Male (v female) 1.5 (0.8–2.6) 0.163 1.5 (0.9–2.7) 0.136 1.1 (0.7–1.6) 0.770
Age group (v ≤ 15 years)
 >15 but ≤ 60 years 2.6 (1.1–6.1) 0.031 2.7 (1.0–7.1) 0.049 1.9 (1.0–3.6) 0.041
 > 60 years 1.8 (0.6–5.1) 0.268 1.3 (0.5–3.8) 0.615 1.4 (0.7–3.1) 0.538
Education level (v primary education)
 Secondary education 0.7 (0.3–1.3) 0.211 0.5 (0.2–0.9) 0.047 0.6 (0.3–1.0) 0.032
 Degree of above 0.4 (0.2–0.9) 0.024 0.3 (0.1–0.7) 0.005 1.0 (0.6–1.7) 0.881
Below-average economic level (v above average) 1.6 (0.7–4.0) 0.286