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Table 4 Factors associated with rural-to-urban migrants’ medical return for different reasons

From: Association between rural-to-urban migrants’ social medical insurance, social integration and their medical return in China: a nationally representative cross-sectional data analysis

Variables Hospitalised for delivery in a (N = 2089) AOR(95% CIs) Hospitalised for disease/injury or other reasons in a(N = 1929) AOR(95% CIs)
Hometown (N = 317) Other places (N = 68) Hometown (N = 297) Other places (N = 238)
Gender
 Male 1.37(1.04,1.81)* 0.87(0.65,1.18)
 Female(ref) 1 1
Age group
 15- 2.04(1.10,3.78)* 0.51(0.22,1.18) 0.78(0.48,1.28) 0.54(0.30,1.00)*
 25- 1.55(0.86,2.80) 0.50(0.24,1.05) 0.66(0.46,0.96)* 0.80(0.54,1.19)
 35- Ref Ref 1.02(0.72,1.42) 1.01(0.70,1.45)
 45-(ref)    1 1
Household size
 Alone 1.84(0.75,4.50) 2.43(0.67,8.79) 2.17(1.35,3.50)** 1.33(0.77,2.32)
 With one family member 6.92(4.31,11.12)*** 4.43(1.69,11.62)** 1.67(1.17,2.39)** 1.25(0.84,1.86)
 With two family members 1.28(0.97,1.69) 0.98(0.57,1.68) 1.16(0.83,1.62) 1.08(0.76,1.52)
 With three or more family members(ref) 1 1 1 1
Migrated from other
 Provinces(ref) 1 1 1 1
 Cities 1.67(1.23,2.27)** 0.86(0.47,1.57) 1.10(0.79,1.53) 1.17(0.81,1.67)
 Districts 1.54(1.06,2.23)* 0.84(0.42,1.67) 0.88(0.60,1.27) 1.27(0.87,1.87)
Economic development of Current Resident
 Developed(ref) 1 1 1 1
 Developing 0.67(0.47,0.95)* 2.42(1.25,4.71)** 0.79(0.55,1.12) 2.29(1.53,3.42)***
 Under-developed 0.63(0.45,0.87)** 1.80(0.95,3.41) 0.87(0.62,1.22) 1.82(1.21,2.75)**
Employment
 Yes 1.49(1.14,1.94)** 1.03(0.61,1.74) 0.87(0.62,1.21) 0.82(0.58,1.15)
 No(ref)    1 1
Housing Occupancy
 Owned 0.62(0.27,1.43) 1.42(0.30,6.81) 0.66(0.32,1.37) 2.05(0.83,5.06)
 Rented 1.01(0.47,2.18) 0.95(0.21,4.23) 0.92(0.47,1.82) 1.10(0.45,2.66)
 Temporary shelter (ref) 1 1 1 1
Permanent settlement intention
 Yes 0.72(0.46,1.13) 0.79(0.32,1.95) 0.64(0.40,1.01) 0.59(0.32,1.09)
 No(ref) 1 1 1 1
 Still unknown 1.18(0.74,1.87) 0.85(0.32,2.27) 0.88(0.53,1.45) 1.15(0.61,2.17)
Social medical insurance status
 None 0.88(0.45,1.70) 2.81(0.91,8.67) 1.16(0.58,2.33) 1.15(0.65,2.05)
 NRCMS 2.16(1.39,3.35)** 2.27(0.85,6.04) 2.68(1.74,4.13)*** 0.95(0.65,1.40)
 NRCMS&URBMI/UEBMI 2.16(1.11,4.22)* 3.19(0.82,12.35) 0.76(0.32,1.82) 1.13(0.58,2.22)
 URBMI/UEBMI(ref) 1 1 1 1
The reason for being hospitalised
 Disease(ref) 1 1
 Injury 0.42(0.27,0.63)*** 0.66(0.43,1.00)
 Other reasons 1.22(0.81,1.83) 1.13(0.71,1.80)
  1. *:p < 0.05;
  2. **:p < 0.01;
  3. ***p < 0.001
  4. a. ref of Y was current residence