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Table 2 The diseases and medical return of the MEFC

From: Association between social integration and medical returns among the migrant elderly following children to Jinan City China

Variables N(%) Medical return χ2 p
No Yes
Observations 627(100) 500(79.7) 127(20.3)   
Hypertension 2.581 0.108
 Yes 126(20.1) 94(18.8) 32(25.4)   
 No 501(79.9) 406(81.2) 95(74.8)   
Diabetes 0.942 0.332
 Yes 51(8.1) 38(74.5) 13(25.5)   
 No 576(91.9) 462(80.2) 114(19.8)   
Heart disease 0.005 0.943
 Yes 24(3.8) 19(79.2) 5(20.8)   
 No 603(96.2) 481(79.8) 122(20.2)   
Cerebrovascular disease   0.018**
 Yes 52(8.3) 48(92.3) 4(7.7)   
 No 575(91.7) 452(78.6) 123(21.4)   
Cancer 0.106
 Yes 40(6.4) 36(90.0) 4(10.0)   
 No 587(93.6) 464(73.1) 123(21.0)   
 Others 53(8.5) 48(90.6) 5(9.4)   
Lumbago 8.704 0.003**
 Yes 78(12.4) 72(92.3) 6(7.7)   
 No 549(87.6) 428(78.0) 121(22.0)   
Knee pain 0.858 0.354
 Yes 41(6.5) 35(85.4) 6(14.6)   
 No 586(93.5) 465(79.4) 121(20.6)   
Headache 0.032**
 Yes 31(4.9) 29(93.5) 2(6.5)   
 No 596(95.1) 471(79.0) 125(21)   
  1. p<0.05,**p<0.01,***p<0.001