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Table 3 Odds of sector-specific care seeking for adult Syrian Refugeesa

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

  Public sector (n = 537) Private sector (n = 403) Charity sector (n = 102)
  Crude OR* p-value Adjusted OR** p-value Crude OR* p-value Adjusted OR** p-value Crude OR* p-value Adjusted OR** p-value
Region of residence
 North Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference  
 Central 0.82 (0.60,1.11) 0.203 0.61 (0.29,1.30) 0.200 1.66 (1.24,2.23) 0.001 2.01 (1.01,3.98) 0.045 0.50 (0.28,0.76) 0.003 0.60 (0.24,1.53) 0.283
 South 2.15 (1.07,4.35) 0.033 7.80 (1.83,33.23) 0.006 0.76 (0.40,1.43) 0.397 0.27 (0.07,1.05) 0.058 0.11 (0.02,0.78) 0.027 1.00   
Household characteristics
 Crowding (5+/ sleeping room) 1.13 (0.83,1.54) 0.437 1.87 (0.85,4.14) 0.121 0.68 (0.50,0.92) 0.014 0.63 (0.28,1.41) 0.258 1.85 (1.16,2.96) 0.011 0.60 (0.13,2.74) 0.502
 Registered with UNHCR 1.36 (0.91,2.03) 0.130 0.95 (0.34,2.64) 0.916 0.78 (0.54,1.13) 0.188 1.08 (0.38,3.04) 0.881 0.82 (0.43,1.56) 0.549 0.93 (0.18,4.94) 0.934
Household head education (highest level completed)
 None Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference  
 Primary 0.39 (0.16,0.93) 0.034 0.52 (0.18,1.45) 0.208 2.15 (0.78,5.92) 0.136 1.59 (0.51,4.96) 0.423 1.87 (0.42,8.35) 0.410 1.60 (0.37,7.01) 0.525
 Preparatory 0.46 (0.19,1.11) 0.084 0.84 (0.27,2.61) 0.760 2.35 (0.90,6.11) 0.080 1.31 (0.42,4.09) 0.633 0.94 (0.18,5.02) 0.939 0.73 (0.14,3.95) 0.716
 Secondary or higher 0.81 (0.28,2.29) 0.686 1.78 (0.53,6.01) 0.347 1.01 (0.35,2.92) 0.988 0.50 (0.15,1.67) 0.258 1.71 (0.31,9.38) 0.530 1.14 (0.21,6.11) 0.873
Socioeconomic quartile (by monthly expenditures)
 Bottom Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference  
 2nd 0.73 (0.49,0.19) 0.123 0.35 (0.16,0.80) 0.014 1.21 (0.78,1.88) 0.391 2.68 (1.20,6.00) 0.017 1.41 (0.80,2.49) 0.231 1.51 (0.28,8.12) 0.628
 3rd 0.50 (0.35,0.71) <0.001 0.47 (0.20,1.13) 0.091 2.03 (1.40,2.94) <0.001 1.89 (0.82,4.38) 0.135 1.08 (0.59,1.97) 0.802 1.62 (0.42,6.18) 0.475
 Top 0.46 (0.32,0.67) <0.001 0.15 (0.05,0.46) 0.001 2.02 (1.34,3.03) 0.001 4.38 (1.62,11.88) 0.004 1.37 (0.74,2.51) 0.311 3.05 (0.50,18.61) 0.224
Year of arrival in Jordan
 2011–2012 Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference   Reference  
 2013–2014 0.90 (0.71,1.14) 0.387 0.91 (0.41,2.02) 0.818 0.91 (0.70,1.18) 0.482 1.11 (0.53,2.32) 0.785 1.82 (1.19,2.77) 0.006 0.98 (0.33,2.87) 0.965
  1. aCare seeking defined as having sought care last time it was needed
  2. * Bold indicates statistically significant (p < 0.10) findings
  3. **Bold indicates statistically significant (p < 0.05) findings