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Table 3 Patient characteristics by exit interviews and household survey respondent characteristics

From: Quality of care and health status in Ukraine

  Exit interviews Household interviews
  N = 1932 N = 3430
SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS
Gender (male) % 39.3 44.7
Age 47.7 41.1
[17.2]
Married (%) 62 71.5
Language spoken at home (%):   
Ukrainian 45.6 48.4
Russian 41 37.9
Both 10.6 11.8
Other 2.7 1.9
Currently employed (%) 46.3 63.2
Education Level (%)   
Primary 11.7 4.0
High School 52.9 46.2
College 32 42.6
Graduate School 3.5 7.2
CARE SEEKING BEHAVIORS
Travel time to facility (%)   
<30 Minutes 61.6 68.0
30 minutes to <1 hour 31.3 24.7
1 to 4 hours 6.9 6.6
>4 hours 0.1 0.8
Outpatient visits in previous 12 months (mean) 3.6 N.A.
[3.5]
Outpatient visit in past 30 days (% yes) NA 16.6
Outpatient visits in past 30 days (mean) NA 1.5
HEALTH STATUS INDICATORS
GSRH (%)   
Very Good 1.4 2.9
Good 22.3 37.7
Satisfactory 52.6 48.2
Bad 22 10.1
Very Bad 1.7 1.0
Number of Chronic Conditions 1.4 0.5
  [1.3]  
Hospitalized in previous 12 months (%) 34.1 11.0
Average # of hospitalizations overnight care 1.3 1.5
[1.4]
Average # of hospitalizations inpatient day care NA 1.3
HEALTHY BEHAVIORS AND RISK FACTORS
Excessive waist circumference NA 29.5
(>102 cm Male; >88 cm Female)
Excessive alcohol consumption (5+ drinks for 1+ days in past month) NA 17.7
Physical activity NA  
Sedentary   71.8
Insufficient   24.0
Active   4.3
Diet NA 0.8
BMI NA  
mean   26.2
< 25   46.9
25-29.9   31.9
>30   21.1
Smoking status (%)   
Daily 16 27.1
Occasionally 14.9 4.9
Nonsmoker 69.1 67.9
Heavy drinker (%) NA 17.6
Activity (% of Sedentary) NA 71.6
Healthy diet NA 0.8