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Table 6 Correlates of tertiary-level healthcare facility among respondents attending diabetes clinic care visit

From: Clinical characteristics and health care received among patients with type 2 diabetes attending secondary and tertiary healthcare facilities in Mwanza Region, Tanzania: a cross-sectional study

Respondents’ characteristicsAOR95% C. I for AORP-value
  LowerUpper 
Age (years)
  ≤ 306.672.8717.39.000
 31–401.931.033.87.001
  ≥ 411   
Type of residence
 Rural1   
 Urban1.48.822.69.196
Marital status
 Not Married1   
 Married2.831.495.37.001
Education level
 Informal and Primary1   
 Secondary1.000.472.12.996
 Tertiary3.731.847.59.000
Duration of diabetes (years)
  ≤ 511.114.7725.37.000
6  – 102.131.034.38.041
  ≥ 111   
Suffering from diabetes related complications
 No1   
 Yes4.952.519.76.000
Received health care from Nutritionist/dietitian
 No1   
 Yes3.161.397.15.006
Received health care from a Clinician
 No7.143.4714.26.000
 Yes1