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Table 2 Health service utilization among adult Syrian Refugees in Jordan

From: Health service access and utilization among Syrian refugees in Jordan

  Overall By sector
Public Private Charity
Consultations % 95 CI % 95 CI % 95 CI % 95 CI
Reason for seeking carea n = 1043 n = 537 n = 403 n = 102
 Chronic/non-communicable disease 22 [19.4,24.8] 25.7 [22.1,29.7] 15.1 [11.9,19.1] 29.4 [21.3,39.0]
 Infection or communicable disease 21.2 [18.9,23.7] 22.5 [19.1,26.4] 20.8 [17.2,25.1] 15.7 [9.1,25.8]
 Other 11.0 [9.2,13.2] 10.2 [7.8,13.4] 11.9 [9.2,15.3] 11.8 [7.0,19.0]
 Injury 9.1 [7.4,11.1] 9.7 [7.5,12.4] 7.9 [5.6,11.1] 10.8 [6.2,18.2]
 Dental care 8.3 [6.7,10.3] 7.1 [5.1,9.8] 11.7 [8.9,15.1] 2.0 [0.5,7.7]
 Obstetric/Gynecological 7.3 [5.8,9.1] 5.2 [3.7,7.4] 10.4 [7.8,13.8] 5.9 [2.7,12.2]
 Gastrointestinal 4.9 [3.6,6.6] 5.0 [3.4,7.4] 5.2 [3.3,8.0] 2.9 [1.0,8.7]
 Joint Pain 4.6 [3.4,6.2] 4.3 [2.7,6.8] 4.2 [2.7,6.5] 7.8 [4.2,14.2]
 Renal 4.2 [3.1,5.8] 3.7 [2.4,5.8] 4.7 [2.9,7.5] 4.9 [2.1,11.0]
 Skin problem 3.8 [2.8,5.2] 4.1 [2.7,6.1] 3.0 [1.7,5.3] 5.9 [2.6,12.6]
 Eye problem 2.1 [1.4,3.2] 0.9 [0.4,2.2] 3.7 [2.2,6.2] 2.0 [0.5,7.7]
 Emotional or mental health 1.4 [0.8,2.5] 1.5 [0.8,2.9] 1.2 [0.5,2.9] 1.0 [0.1,6.5]
 Statistical significance    Three-way regional comparison p < 0.001
Location of most recent care in Jordana
 Government primary health care center 21.0 [17.3,25.2] 40.8 [34.8,47.0] --   --
 Government comprehensive center 7.6 [6.0,9.5] 14.7 [11.7,18.4] --   --
 Pharmacy 5.4 [4.0,7.2]   -- 13.9 [10.5,18.2]   --
 Private Jordanian clinic or doctor 22.0 [19.1,25.1]   -- 56.8 [51.3,62.2]   --
 Public hospital 22.9 [20.1,26.0] 44.5 [39.0,50.2] --   --
 Private hospital 9.3 [7.5,11.5]   -- 24.1 [19.6,29.2]   --
 Syrian doctor 1.7 [1.1,2.7]   -- 4.5 [2.8,7.1]   --
 Islamic charity 2.6 [1.8,3.8]   --   -- 26.5 [18.3,36.6]
 Non-religious charity 7.2 [5.3,9.6]   --   -- 73.5 [63.4,81.7]
 Shop or other 0.3 [0.1,0.9]   -- 0.7 [0.2,2.3]   --
 Statistical significance    Three-way regional comparison p < 0.001
Medications n = 1043 n = 537 n = 403 n = 102
 Prescribed medication during most recent health facility visita 87.4 [85.0,89.5] 85.1 [81.5,88.1] 91.6 [88.5,93.9] 84.3 [75.5,90.4]
 Statistical significance    Three-way regional comparison p < 0.008
Able to obtain all medications prescribed during provider visitb n = 912 n = 457 n = 369 n = 86
89.8 [87.5,91.7] 86.7 [82.4,90.0] 93.8 [90.5,96.0] 89.5 [81.3,94.4]
Statistical Significance    Three-way regional comparison p < 0.009
 Reason for not obtaining medicationc n = 93 n = 61 n = 23 n = 9
 Medication was out of stock (public facility) 51.6 [41.6,61.5]       
 Household could not afford the medication 39.8 [30.3,50.1] Insufficient sample sizes for sector comparison
 Did not know where to get the medication 2.2 [0.5,8.3]
 Others 6.5 [2.1,13.7]
  1. aamong cases that received care; bamong cases prescribed medication during visit; camong cases not obtaining prescribed medication