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Table 5 Associations between PACIC scores and demographic variables

From: Psychometric properties of the patient assessment of chronic illness care measure: acceptability, reliability and validity in United Kingdom patients with long-term conditions

External variable N Co-efficient 95% CI % variance
Female gender 1787 −0.18 −0.25 to −0.12 0.01
Age 1787    
up to 49   Reference −0.19 to 0.08 0.01
50–64 −0.05 −0.19 to 0.12
65–74 −0.03 −0.36 to −0.04
75+ −0.20  
Conditions 1787    
1   Reference   0.01
2 −0.04 −0.18 to 0.11  
3 −0.16 −0.32 to −0.01
−0.12 −0.27 to 0.04
4+
Main professional responsible for long-term condition not primary care 1652 −0.01 −0.11 to 0.10 0.00
GP visits in 6 months 1787    0.00
0   Reference   
1 0.03 −0.09 to 0.15  
2 0.12 −0.01 to 0.25
3 0.14 0.02 to 0.28
4+   0.11 −0.03 to 0.25