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Table 3 Prevalence of self-reported diseases in immigrant and autochthonous subjects included in the Spanish National Health Survey 2006.

From: Significant differences in the use of healthcare resources of native-born and foreign born in Spain

ORIGIN
  ECONOMIC IMMIGRANT AUTOCHTHONOUS POPULATION (SPANIARDS AND NOT ECONOMIC IMMIGRANTS)   
  % CI 95% % CI 95% OR CI 95%
High blood pressure 8.69 6.83–11.0 21.64. 21.02–22.28 0.80 0.59–1.37
Hearth disease 2.11 1.40–3.15 7.73 7.35–8.14 0.59 0.39–0.91
High cholesterol 5.20 3.97–6.78 16.66 16.10–17.24 0.50 0.37–0.67
Diabetes 2.30 1.42–.371 6.49 6.13–6.88 0.85 0.51–1.37
Asthma 3.44 2.44–4.85 5.63 5.27–6.01 0.56 0.38–0.81
Bronchitis 2.12 1.36–3.30 4.99 4.66–5.35 0.63 0.40–1.00
Allergy 10.17 8.23–12.51 12.28 11.76–12.83 0.68 0.53–0.86
Gastric ulcers 6.15 4.68–8.05 5.54 5.20–5.90 2.09 1.54–2.83
Arthrosis 7.15 5.55–9.17 21.67 21.06–22.29 0.65 0.49–0.87
Depression, anxiety 7.22 5.66–9.18 14.31 13.79–14.85 0.66 0.50–0.86
Migraine 11.86 9.77–14.31 11.94 11.45–12.45 1.06 0.84–1.34
Backpain 19.97 17.34–22.89 29.16 28.45–29.87 0.82 0.68–0.99
Obesity       
BMI > 30 11.28 9.21–13.74 15.34 14.75–15.96 1.02 0.81–1.30
  1. Comparison of prevalence using the calculation of adjusted odds ratios using autochthonous subjects as a reference category.
  2. Odds ratio (OR) adjusted by age and sex.