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Table 2 Demographics of users for all admissions, and odds of admission to PARCS, n = 78,264

From: Similarities and differences in people accessing prevention and recovery care services and inpatient units in Victoria, Australia

 PARCS (n = 10,835)Inpatient (n = 67,429)Adjusted Odds Ratio for being admitted to PARC service rather than an adult acute inpatient ward andp-value
n (%)n (%)OR (95% CI)
Sex
 Female (ref.)6213 (57.3)31,216 (46.3)1.00 
 Male46,22 (42.7)36,213 (53.7)0.71 (0.67, 0.76)< 0.001
Age Group   < 0.001
 < 20 (ref.)454 (4.2)4582 (6.8)1.00 
 21–302307 (21.3)17,380 (25.8)1.36 (1.17, 1.58) 
 31–403023 (27.9)19,193 (28.5)1.62 (1.39, 1.88) 
 41–502788 (25.7)15,257 (22.6)1.79 (1.54, 2.08) 
 51–601821 (16.8)8718 (12.9)1.84 (1.57, 2.16) 
 61+442 (4.1)2299 (3.4)1.65 (1.36, 1.99) 
ICD 10 Primary Diagnoses of:a
 Schizophrenia or related disorders4552 (42.0)27,113 (40.2)2.32 (2.17, 2.48)< 0.001
 Mood [affective] disorders4371 (40.3)15,295 (22.7)2.79 (2.63, 2.96)< 0.001
 Anxiety or related disorders2135 (19.7)7548 (11.2)2.09 (1.95, 2.24)< 0.001
 Personality disorder1950 (18.0)9357 (13.9)1.53 (1.38, 1.68)< 0.001
 Substance use disorders1477 (13.6)9790 (14.5)1.04 (0.97, 1.13)0.257
 Behavioural syndromes102 (0.9)526 (0.8)1.09 (0.85, 1.42)0.493
 Developmental disorders219 (2.0)1136 (1.7)1.29 (1.04, 1.61)0.021
High HoNOS Items/Subscale Scoresb
 Other Mental and Behavioural Problems (i)3124 (28.8)27,274 (40.5)0.81 (0.81, 0.90)< 0.001
 Problems with depressed mood (i)2500 (23.1)22,877 (33.9)0.58 (0.55, 0.62)< 0.001
 Problems associated with hallucinations or delusions (i)1348 (12.4)23,173 (34.4)0.31 (0.29, 0.34)< 0.001
 Social Functioning Subscale (ss)1229 (11.3)11,736 (17.4)1.03 (0.96, 1.11)0.395
 Physical Illness or Disability Problems (i)987 (9.1)7098 (10.5)1.02 (0.92, 1.13)0.688
 Cognitive Problems (i)452 (4.2)8620 (12.8)0.45 (0.41, 0.52)< 0.001
 Behavioural Subscale (ss)310 (2.9)14,467 (21.5)0.15 (0.13, 0.17)< 0.001
  1. aDiagnoses are not mutually exclusive. Reference category is no such diagnosis
  2. bHigh values are ≥3 on a 0–4 scale for both Items and Standardised Subscales. Reference category is a score < 3
  3. (i) denotes HoNOS item
  4. (ss) denotes HoNOS subscale