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Table 4 Fully adjusted multivariable logistic regression on determinants of outpatient and inpatient service use in Mongolia, 2017-2018

From: Disparities in outpatient and inpatient utilization by rural-urban areas among older Mongolians based on a modified WHO-SAGE instrument

Attributes Adjusted Odds Ratios [95% Confidence Interval]
Outpatient use Inpatient use
Sex    
  Male Reference Reference
  Female 1.88 [1.34; 2.63] 1.27 [0.91-1.77]
Age group    
  60-69 Reference Reference
  70-79 1.00 [0.56; 1.80] 0.86 [0.48; 1.52]
  80+ 1.65 [0.55; 4.94] 0.73 [0.25; 2.15]
Marital status    
  Married/Cohabiting Reference Reference
  Not married/Divorced 1.44 [0.68; 3.05] 0.45 [0.21; 0.96]
  Widowed 0.92 [0.64; 1.33] 0.91 [0.63; 1.30]
Education    
  Primary school or below Reference Reference
  Secondary school 1.02 [0.66; 1.60] 1.18 [0.75; 1.82]
  High school 0.96 [0.65; 1.41] 1.32 [0.99; 1.94]
  Tertiary or higher 0.85 [0.54; 1.33] 0.88 [0.81; 1.69]
Economic tertile    
  Tertile 1 (lowest) 0.63 [0.41; 0.94] 1.32 [0.89; 1.98]
  Tertile 2 0.73 [0.50; 1.06] 1.17 [0.81; 1.70]
  Tertile 3 (highest) Reference Reference
Urban-rural areas    
  Rural areas 0.81 [0.53; 1.23] 1.12 [0.74; 1.67]
  Urban areas   
  ger 0.54 [0.36; 0.83] 1.08 [0.72; 1.63]
  apartment Reference Reference
Chronic conditions    
  0 Reference Reference
  1 2.59 [1.66; 4.04] 1.97 [1.28; 3.07]
  2+ 2.78 [1.82; 4.25] 3.01 [1.98; 4.57]