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Table 5 Six binomial logistic regression models for dependent variable: appointment

From: Inequities in access to healthcare: analysis of national survey data across six Asia-Pacific countries

Country 1. AU 2. HK 3. JP 4. KR 5. TW 6. TL
(Models for DV2)
Model fit χ2 (df) 125.79 (18)*** 103.79(5)*** 36.87(8)*** 18.45(4)** 16.50(2)*** 47.09(11)***
N response/N total 816/1044 (78.2%) 667/674 (99.0%) 996/1000 (99.6%) 990/1006 (98.4%) 1157/1200 (96.4%) 1185/1200 (98.8%)
Nagelkerke R2 0.19 0.19 0.06 0.03 0.02 0.05
Independent Variable Waldχ2(df) p* Waldχ2(df) p* Waldχ2(df) p* Waldχ2 df) p* Waldχ2 (df) p* Waldχ2(df) p*
OR (95%CI) OR (95%CI) OR (95%CI) OR (95%CI) OR (95%CI) OR (95%CI)
Coefficient Coefficient Coefficient Coefficient Coefficient Coefficient
Sex -
Male (ref) 1.00
0
Female 18.59χ2 (1)***
00.50 (0.37–0.69)
−0.69
Age 27.55χ2(5)*** 82.60χ2(5)*** 15.27(5)**
< 20 (ref) 1.00 1.00 1.00
0 0 0
20–29 (ref) 20.94χ2(1)*** 17.45χ2(4)**
18.87 (3.69–31.65) 1.00
2.38 0
30–39 12.02χ2(1)**
6.97 (2.33–20.88)
1.94
40–49 14.59χ2(1)***
7.91 (2.62–23.91)
2.07
50–59 16.74χ2(1)***
10.43 (3.39–32.07)
2.35
60+ 20.83χ2(1)*** 30.04χ2(1)*** 11.62χ2(1)**
13.86 (4.48–42.88) 0.13 (0.06–0.27) 2.37 (1.44–3.90)
2.63 −2.04 0.86
Marital status 15.05χ2(5)**
Never married (ref) 1.00
0
Married 12.56χ2(1)**  
0.62 (0.27–0.70)
−0.83
Divorced  
Widowed  
Separate  
Cohabiting  
Work status 34.93χ2(6)***
Full-time 1.00
0
Part-time 6.37χ2(1)*
0.45 (0.24–0.84)
−0.80
Self-employed
Work for family 31.24χ2(1)***
0.34 (0.23–0.49)
−1.09
Retired/pensioner
Housewife/househusband
Student/
Unemployed/
Other
Subjective health 19.14χ2(2)*** Dissatisfied (ref) Dissatisfied (ref)
satisfaction 1.00 15.90χ2(2)*** 16.73χ2(2)***
Unhappy (ref) 0 1.00 1.00
0 0
Average 3.34χ2(1)
1.78 (0.96–3.29)
0.57
Happy 14.36χ2(1)*** Satisfied Satisfied
3.10 (1.73–5.56) 7.02χ2(1)** 15.20χ2(1)***
1.13 1.77 (1.16–2.71) 2.31 (1.52–3.51)
0.57 0.84
Financial situation in 12.38χ2(3)**
last year 1.00
Save money (ref) 0
Just get by 9.85χ2(1)**
0.56 (0.39–0.80)
−0.59
Spent some savings 4.97χ2(1)*
0.62 (0.40–0.94)
−0.49
Spent savings & 5.70χ2(1)*
borrowed money 0.50 (0.28–0.88)
−0.69
Self-rated health 26.46χ2(4)***
Very dissatisfied 1.00
0
Dissatisfied
Average
Satisfied 10.30χ2(1)**
0.31 (0.15–0.64)
−1.16
Very satisfied
Chronic health
condition
(Yes ref)
No 3.83χ2(1)*
1.41 (1.00–1.98)
  0.34      
  1. Ref: reference level, * p<.05; ** p<.01, *** p<.001.