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Table 3 Prevalence of syndrome by demographic characteristic

From: Under-utilization of health care services for infectious diseases syndromes in rural Azerbaijan: A cross-sectional study

Characteristic ILI
% (95% CI)
GI
% (95% CI)
Fever
% (95% CI)
Depressed mood
% (95% CI)
Sleep Disturbances
% (95% CI)
Arthritis
% (95% CI)
Age       
   18-34 35.5 (29.7-41.6)* 17.7 (13.3-22.9) 12.8 (9.1-17.5) 7.9 (5.0-11.8) 7.9 (5.0-11.8)* 16.3 (12.0-21.3)*
   35-49 35.3 (29.9-41.0)* 15.8 (12.0-20.5) 9.6 (6.6-13.6) 7.6 (5.0-11.3) 13.1 (9.6-17.5) 17.4 (13.4-22.2)*
   50-64 31.5 (23.5-40.3)* 15.4 (9.7-22.8) 10.2 (5.6-16.9) 3.1 (0.8-7.7) 18.3 (12.1-26.0) 24.4 (17.3-32.7)*
   ≥65 23.0 (14.6-33.2)* 12.4 (6.3-21.0) 9.0 (4.0-16.9) 4.4 (1.2-11.0) 22.5 (14.3-32.6) 20.2 (12.4-30.1)*
Gender       
   Male 26.5 (21.9-31.6)* 14.6 (11.1-18.9) 10.9 (7.9-14.8) 4.3 (2.5-7.2)* 12.1 (9.0-16.2) 16.8 (13.1-21.3)
   Female 38.6 (34.0-43.3)* 17.0 (13.7-20.9) 10.6 (7.9-13.9) 8.3 (6.0-11.3)* 14.1 (11.1-17.7) 20.0 (16.4-24.0)
Ethnicity       
   Azerbaijani 37.5 (33.6-41.5)* 16.8 (13.9-20.1) 11.6 (9.2-14.6) 8.4 (6.3-11.0)* 13.6 (11.0-16.6) 17.7 (14.7-21.0)
   Lezgi 19.7 (14.2-26.2)* 13.3 (8.9-18.9) 7.8 (4.4-12.6) 1.0 (0.1-3.6)* 12.2 (8.0-17.7) 21.3 (15.8-27.7)
Education       
   None 29.4 (15.1-47.5) 20.0 (8.4-36.9) 11.4 (3.2-26.7) 5.7 (0.7-19.2) 20.0 (8.4-36.9) 20.0 (8.4-36.9)
   Middle School 31.9 (28.3-35.7) 16.0 (13.3-19.1) 10.8 (8.6-13.5) 6.5 (4.8-8.8) 12.6 (10.2-15.4) 18.6 (15.7-21.9)
   High School 39.4 (28.0-51.7) 16.2 (8.7-26.6) 8.1 (3.0-16.8) 6.8 (2.3-15.3) 14.9 (7.7-25.0) 19.2 (10.9-30.1)
   >High School 48.6 (31.4-66.0) 11.1 (3.1-26.1) 13.9 (4.7-29.5) 8.1 (1.7-21.9) 16.2 (6.2-32.0) 16.2 (6.2-32.0)
Home size       
   1-3 people 29.0 (20.6-38.5) 18.2 (11.5-26.7) 14.0 (8.1-22.1) 2.8 (0.6-7.8) 21.8 (14.5-30.7)* 24.8 (17.0-34.0)
   4-6 people 33.4 (29.6-37.9) 14.2 (11.2-17.7) 8.9 (6.5-11.9) 7.2 (5.1-10.0) 11.8 (9.1-15.1) 17.7 (14.4-21.5)
   ≥7 people 35.4 (28.9-42.4) 18.8 (13.8-24.8) 13.3 (9-18.8) 7.2 (4.1-11.7) 12.1 (8.0-17.4) 17.5 (12.6-23.4)
Region       
   Guba 17.5 (12.7-23.4)* 22.6 (17.2-28.9)* 16.6 (11.8-22.3)* 9.5 (5.9-14.3) 19.8 (14.7-25.8)* 22.3 (16.8-28.5)
   Gusar 33.3 (25.4-42.1) 13.4 (8.3-20.1) 7.2 (3.5-12.8) 2.1 (0.4-6.0)* 11.1 (6.5-17.4) 15.9 (10.3-22.8)
   Xachmaz 40.8 (36.1-45.6) 13.3 (10.4-17.0) 9.0 (6.5-12.2) 6.7 (4.6-9.5) 10.8 (8.1-14.2) 17.5 (14.1-21.5)
Total 33.3 (30.0-36.7) 15.9 (13.5-18.7) 10.7 (8.7-13.1) 6.6 (5.0-8.6) 13.2 (11.0-15.8) 18.6 (16.0-21.5)
  1. *Significant difference between groups, bivariate analysis (p < 0.05). Age associated differences pertain to the average age; age categories were not statistically different