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Table 4 Logistic regression analysis of the relation between refrain from buying prescribed medication due to cost and selected socio-economic factors

From: The prevalence of self-reported underuse of medications due to cost for the elderly: results from seven European urban communities

Variable OR 95 % CI P
Being male 0.80 0.55-1.17 0.249
Age (each age group) 0.88 0.77-1.01 0.077
Education (higher level of education) 0.83 0.68-1.01 0.059
Living not alone 1.29 0.87-1.90 0.207
Being from Lithuania 14.92 10.33–21.56 P < 0.001
Daily worries about expenses (each group of more intensive worries) 1.99 1.68-2.35 P < 0.001
  1. p significance level, OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval