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Table 1 Characteristics of attenders and non-attenders to mammography screening program.

From: Determinants of non attendance to mammography program in a region with high voluntary health insurance coverage

Variables Cases Non-attenders, n(%) (n = 101) Controls Attenders, n(%) (n = 173) Crude OR (95% CI)
Age    
50–54 14 (13.9) 26 (15.1) 1
55–59 36 (35.6) 69 (40.1) 0.96 (0.45–2.08)
60–65** 51 (50.5) 77 (44.8) 1.23 (0.58–2.57)
Educational level    
Illiterate-incomplete primary 15 (14.9) 33 (19.2) 1
Primary education 30 (29.7) 72 (41.9) 0.91 (0.43–1.92)
Secondary education 44 (43.6) 61 (35.5) 1.58 (0.77–3.27)
Higher education 12 (11.9) 5 (3.5) 5.28 (1.57–17.68)*
Place of birth:    
Balearic islands 60 (59.4) 110 (63.6) 1
Spain 35 (34.7) 58 (33.5) 1.10 (0.65–1.80)
Others 6 (5.9) 5 (2.9) 2.2 (0.64–7.51)
Working activity    
Employed 38 (37.6) 58 (33.5) 1
Unemployed-retired-housewife 63 (62.4) 115 (66.5) 0.83 (0.50–1.39)
  1. *p < 0.01 ** some women had 65 at the moment of the interview.