Skip to main content

Table 4 Associations between region of birth and single questions about experiences with general practice. Reference category: Norway

From: Patient experiences with general practice in Norway: a comparison of immigrant groups and the majority population following a national survey

  General satisfaction GP practice difficult to reach by phone Important to meet your own GP when you have an appointment Have to wait in the waiting facilities after scheduled time Conversations with GP and staff protects your privacy Recommend GP to friends/family
B-coefficients and 95% confidence intervals
 Immigrants, all
  Model 1 −5.58 (− 8.58, − 2.57)*** 0.47 (− 3.58, 4.52) −0.28 (− 3.87, 3.31) 4.09 (0.32, 7.85)* − 19.57 (− 23.10, − 16.03)*** − 6.34 (− 10.46, − 2.23)**
  Model 2 −4.58 (− 7.62, − 1.53)*** 1.10 (− 3.01, 5.22) − 0.49 (− 4.11, 3.13) 4.73 (0.88, 8.58)* − 19.28 (− 22.83, − 15.74)*** − 5.49 (− 9.68, − 1.30)*
  Model 3 −4.11 (− 7.13, − 1.09)** 1.36 (− 2.77, 5.48) 0.28 (− 3.30, 3.86) 5.14 (1.28, 9.00)** − 19.67 (− 23.21, − 16.13)*** −4.86 (− 9.03, − 0.70)*
 Asia/Africa/South America
  Model 1 −5.46 (− 9.80, − 1.12)* −2.50 (− 8.30, 3.30) 2.40 (− 3.18, 7.78) 0.49 (− 5.06, 6.03) −23.29 (− 28.22, − 18.37)*** − 8.20 (− 14.12, − 2.28)**
  Model 2 −4.30 (− 8.70, 0.11) − 1.48 (− 7.38, 4.42) 1.42 (− 3.84, 6.69) 1.49 (− 4.18, 7.17) −22.66 (− 27.60, − 17.72)*** −7.47 (− 13.52, − 1.42)*
  Model 3 − 3.73 (− 8.09, 0.63) −1.56 (− 7.48, 4.36) 2.08 (− 3.12, 7.29) 1.74 (− 3.93, 7.40) − 22.46 (− 23.21, − 16.13)*** −6.61 (− 12.61, − 0.61)*
 Eastern Europe
  Model 1 −5.92 (− 11.00, − 0.84)* 5.09 (−1.91, 12.08) 3.20 (− 9.21, 2.82) 5.39 (− 1.08, 11.86) −30.07 (− 35.90, − 24.25)*** −3.79 (− 10.84, 3.25)
  Model 2 −6.08 (− 11.29, − 0.95)* 5.40 (−1.71, 12.50) −3.26 (− 9.28, 2.77) 5.78 (− 0.82, 12.38) −30.53 (− 36.34, − 24.72)*** −4.01 (− 11.11, 3.10)
  Model 3 −5.50 (− 10.57, − 0.42)* 6.02 (−1.08, 13.12) − 2.13 (− 8.03, 3.78) 6.34 (− 0.26, 12.94) −31.18 (− 36.98, − 25.37)*** −3.05 (− 10.10, 4.01)
 Western Europe, North America, Oceania
  Model 1 −5.09 (− 10.54, 0.37) 0.43 (− 7.27, 8.13) − 0.59 (− 7.03, 5.85) 8.58 (1.72, 15.45)* − 2.17 (− 8.17, 3.84) −5.79 (− 13.24, 1.66)
  Model 2 −3.32 (− 8.83, 2.18) 0.64 (− 7.13, 8.41) −0.05 (− 6.49, 6.39) 8.95 (2.00, 15.90)* −1.93 (− 7.87, 4.01) −3.82 (− 11.41, 3.77)
  Model 3 − 3.16 (− 8.62, 2.30) 0.88 (− 6.90, 8.66) −0.66 (− 5.69, 7.01) 9.48 (2.51, 16.44)** − 2.87 (− 8.79, 3.05) −3.57 (− 11.11, 3.98)
  1. From linear regressions. Model 1: adjusted for sex and age-group. Model 2: additionally adjusted for self-rated physical and mental health and having a chronic condition. Model 3: additionally adjusted for number of contacts during last 24 months and education. Difference between group and Norwegian-born participants: *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001
\