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Table 2 Stepwise logistic regression models of variables predicting the likelihood of seeking help from school health service, general practitioner and psychologist/psychiatrist

From: Health service use in indigenous Sami and non-indigenous youth in North Norway: A population based survey

Step and Variable   School Health General Practitioner Psychologist/Psychiatr.
   OR 95%CI OR 95%CI OR 95%CI
Step 1        
Gender: Boys 1.00 Reference 1.00 Reference 1.00 Reference
  Girls 3.42** 2.72-4.30 1.64** 1.37-1.97 1.45 0.92-2.27
SES: Low 1.00 Reference 1.00 Reference 1.00 Reference
  High 1.15 0.95-1.40 1.27* 1.08-1.49 0.77 0.53-1.12
Ethnicity: Non-Sami 1.00 Reference 1.00 Reference 1.00 Reference
  Sami 0.56 0.29-1.08 1.45 0.88-2.40 0.54 0.13-2.21
Language: Yes 1.00 Reference 1.00 Reference 1.00 Reference
  No 0.79 0.19-3.16 1.01 0.30-3.41 1.51 0.29-7.71
Sami self-id: No 1.00 Reference 1.00 Reference 1.00 Reference
  Yes 2.78* 1.31-5.87 0.93 0.51-1.69 2.20 0.54-0.98
Perceived discrimination 1.10 0.93-1.29 0.92 0.80-1.05 1.05 0.79-1.40
Step 2        
Emotional problems 1.04 0.99-1.09 1.10** 1.05-1.15 1.29** 1.19-1.41
Conduct problems 1.00 0.94-1.08 0.97 0.91-1.03 1.11 0.98-1.26
Peer problems 0.95 0.89-1.02 0.96 0.91-1.02 1.15* 1.03-1.28
Hyperactivity problems 1.05* 1.00-1.11 1.04* 1.00-1.09 1.07 0.97-1.19
Alcohol use 1.21* 1.06-1.39 1.02 0.90-1.15 1.47* 1.14-1.90
Step 3        
   Self-id. × Sami language 0.95 0.89-1.03 1.02 0.96-1.08 1  
   Self-id × Discrimination 0.90 0.80-1.01 0.99 0.90-1.10 1  
   Sami lang. × Discrimin. 1.13* 1.01-1.26 0.96 0.87-1.06 1  
   Ethnicity × Emo. probl. 0.96 0.86-1.06 1.04 0.95-1.15 0.88 0.74-1.05
   Ethnicity × Cond. probl 0.96 0.86-1.06 0.93 0.85-1.02 0.82* 0.67-0.99
   Ethnicity × Hyperactivity 1.05 0.94-1.17 1.02 0.93-1.12 1.23 0.99-1.54
   Ethnicity × Peer probl. 1.01 0.91-1.11 0.99 0.91-1.08 1.13 0.97-1.33
   Ethnicity × Alcohol use 1.06 0.96-1.17 1.08 0.99-1.18 1.08 0.91-1.30
  1. Note: **p < 0.001 *p < 0.05; Nagelkerke R2 for school health service = 0.124; Nagelkerke R2 for GP = 0.064; Nagelkerke R2 for psychologist/psychiatrist = 0.165; 1 variables not included in the model
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