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Table 4 Factors associated with patients’ satisfaction with care (N = 864)

From: Types of health care facilities and the quality of primary care: a study of characteristics and experiences of Chinese patients in Guangdong Province, China

Measures OR (95 % CI)
PCAT total score 1.22** (1.16,1.28)
SETTING (Ref: CHC)
 Secondary hospital 0.60* (0.38,0.94)
 Tertiary hospital 0.54* (0.30,0.98)
Sex (Ref.: Female)
 Male 1.37 (0.92,2.05)
Age (Ref.: ≥65)
 45 ~ 64 0.88 (0.40,1.93)
 18 ~ 44 0.59 (0.26,1.31)
  ≤ 18 0.30** (0.2,0.80)
Marital status (Ref.: Single)
 Married 0.73 (0.41,1.30)
Location (Ref. Rural)
 Urban 2.67** (1.44,4.90)
Migrant (Ref.: No)
 Yes 1.88** (1.23,2.88)
Education (≤Middle school)
 High school 0.74 (0.43,1.25)
 Technical/college 0.74 (0.43,1.28)
  ≥ Undergraduate 1.14 (0.57,2.31)
Occupation (Ref.: Unemployed)
 Farmer 1.15 (0.55,2.44)
 Worker 0.99 (0.59,1.66)
Insurance (Ref.: Uninsured)
 Rural 0.94 (0.53,1.67)
 Urban 0.69 (0.38,1.24)
 Other 0.64 (0.27,1.53)
Income (Ref.: Low)
 Median 2.26** (1.30,3.92)
 High 1.97 (0.99,3.92)
Health status (Ref.: Fair/Poor)
 G/VG/E 1.27 (0.84,1.92)
Chronic condition (Ref.: No)
 Yes 1.16 (0.69,1.97)
Constance 0.002**
 Nagelkerke R square 0.263
  1. *p < .05, **p < .01