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Table 4 Final logistic regression model identifying factors associated with the perception of delays and barriers for reaching hospital care

From: Effect of health insurance on delivery care utilization and perceived delays and barriers among southern Thai women

Factors Delay in reaching care
N = 2815
Barrier to reaching care
N = 2818
  Adjusted OR (95% CI) p-value* Adjusted OR (95% CI) p-value*
Type of payment (Ref = Out-of-pocket)    
   UCS 0.6 (0.4-0.8) 0.002 0.8 (0.6-1.1) 0.15
   SSS 0.6 (0.4-0.9) 0.02 0.9 (0.6-1.2) 0.42
   CSMBS 0.6 (0.4-1.1) 0.13 0.7 (0.4-1.1) 0.09
Education (Ref = Secondary school or higher)    
   Primary school or less   1.7 (1.3-2.2) <0.001
Monthly family income (Ref = More than 330 USD)   
   330 or less 1.6 (1.1-2.2) 0.01   
Condition of the road (Ref = Good)   
   Poor    3.6 (2.7-4.9) <0.001
Means of transportation to hospital (Ref = Family/self-owned vehicle)   
   Friend's vehicle    1.6 (1.2-2.0) 0.001
   Public transportation    2.5 (1.6-3.9) <0.001
Transportation management problems (Ref = No)   
   No 2.8 (1.6-4.8) <0.001   
  1. UCS: Universal Coverage Scheme; SSS: Social Security Scheme; CSMBS: Civil Servant Medical Benefit Scheme; OR: Odds ratio; CI: Confidence Interval
  2. *Wald's test