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Table 6 Six binomial logistic regression models for dependent variable: waiting time

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

Country (Models for DV3) 1. AU 2. HK 3. JP 4. KR 5. TW 6. TL
Model fit χ2 (df) 110.93 (21)*** 108.49(5)*** 94.06(10)*** 14.49(4)** 21.20(5)** 48.49(14)***
N response/N total 814/1044 (78%) 666/674 (98.8%) 994/1000 (99.4%) 986/1006 (98%) 1082/1200 (90.2%) 1178/1200 (98.2%)
Nagelkerke R2 0.17 0.20 0.12 0.02 0.03 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)
Female 8.11χ2(1)**
0.67 (0.51–0.88)
−0.54
Age 20.63χ2(5)**
< 20 (ref) 1.00
0
20–29
30–39 5.27χ2(1)*
0.56 (0.34–0.92)
−0.58
40–49
50–59
60+
Work status 40.22χ2(6)** 68.04χ2(5)*** 14.01χ2(6)*
Full-time 1.00 1.00 1.00
(ref) 0 0 0
Part-time 4.82χ2(1)*
0.62 (0.41–0.95)
−0.47
Self-employed
Working for the family 11.16χ2(1)**
0.52 (0.35–0.76)
−0.66
Retired/pensioner 20.72χ2(1)*** 66.34χ2(1)***
2.45 (1.67–3.61) 0.68 (0.34–0.13)
0.90 −2.69
Housewife/househusband
Student/ 4.89χ2(1)*
Unemployed/ 1.66 (1.06–2.60)
Other 0.51
Subjective health 28.51χ2(2)*** Dissatisfied (ref) Dissatisfied (ref)
satisfaction 1.00 14.41χ2(2)** 12.68χ2(2)**
Unhappy 0 1.00 1.00
0 0
Fair
Happy 13.20χ2(1)*** Satisfied Satisfied
2.57 (1.54–4.27) 6.79χ2(1)** 5.02χ2(1)*
0.94 1.78 (1.15–2.74) 1.56 (1.06–2.29)
0.70 0.44
Financial situation in last 15.85χ2(3)** 8.39χ2(3)* 14.74χ2(3)**
year 1.00 1.00 1.00
Save money (ref) 0 0 0
Just get by 5.98χ2(1)* 7.65χ2(1)**
0.66 (0.45–0.91) 0.66 (0.49–0.89)
−0.45 −0.41
Spent some savings 14.32χ2(1)*** 7.26χ2(1)**
0.38 (0.28–0.67) 0.55 (0.36–0.85)
−0.85 −0.59
Spent savings & borrowed 3.72χ2(1)* 13.17χ2(1)***
money 0.56 (0.31–1.01) 0.48 (0.32–0.71)
−0.58 −0.74
Self-rated health 44.73χ2(4)***
Very good (ref) 1.00
0
Good 8.95χ2(1)**
0.72 (0.58–0.89)
−0.33
air 31.63χ2(1)***
0.53 (0.43–0.66)
−0.63
Bad 27.82χ2(1)***
0.43 (0.31–0.59)
−0.85
Very bad 8.34χ2(1)**
0.41 (0.23–0.75)
    −0.88    
  1. ref: reference level, * p<.05; ** p<.01, *** p<.001.