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Table 2 Percentages of healthcare use by independent variables (unadjusted)

From: Inequity and benefit incidence analysis in healthcare use among Syrian refugees in Egypt

  Outpatient visit, % (mean ± SD) Inpatient admission, % (mean ± SD)
All Public Private All Public Private
Total 0.31 ± 0.010 0.13 ± 0.008 0.18 ± 0.009 0.09 ± 0.007 0.07 ± 0.006 0.02 ± 0.003
Age
 0–5 years 0.24 ± 0.03 0.09 ± 0.02 0.15 ± 0.03 0.03 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.01 0.02 ± 0.01
 6–17 years 0.16 ± 0.02 0.06 ± 0.01 0.10 ± 0.01 0.03 ± 0.01 0.02 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.00
 18–34 years 0.25 ± 0.02 0.10 ± 0.01 0.15 ± 0.02 0.16 ± 0.02*** 0.13 ± 0.01*** 0.03 ± 0.01**
 35–64 years 0.48 ± 0.02*** 0.22 ± 0.02*** 0.27 ± 0.02*** 0.09 ± 0.01 0.08 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.00
 > 65 years 0.84 ± 0.06*** 0.46 ± 0.08*** 0.38 ± 0.08*** 0.18 ± 0.06* 0.13 ± 0.05 0.05 ± 0.04
Gender
 Female 0.34 ± 0.02*** 0.13 ± 0.01** 0.21 ± 0.01** 0.13 ± 0.01 0.10 ± 0.01 0.03 ± 0.01
 Male 0.25 ± 0.01 0.11 ± 0.01 0.14 ± 0.01 0.06 ± 0.01 0.04 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.00
Self/reported diseases
 Disability 0.36 ± 0.06 0.16 ± 0.05 0.20 ± 0.05 0.09 ± 0.04 0.05 ± 0.03 0.05 ± 0.03
 NCD 0.75 ± 0.02*** 0.33 ± 0.02*** 0.42 ± 0.03*** 0.14 ± 0.02** 0.11 ± 0.02** 0.03 ± 0.01
Residence
 Rural 0.33 ± 0.03 0.14 ± 0.02 0.19 ± 0.03 0.11 ± 0.02 0.09 ± 0.02 0.02 ± 0.01
 Urban 0.28 ± 0.01 0.12 ± 0.01 0.17 ± 0.01 0.09 ± 0.01 0.07 ± 0.01 0.02 ± 0.00
Employment
 Unemployed 0.33 ± 0.02*** 0.16 ± 0.01*** 0.17 ± 0.01 0.09 ± 0.01 0.08 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.00
 Employed 0.25 ± 0.01 0.08 ± 0.01 0.17 ± 0.01 0.09 ± 0.01 0.07 ± 0.01 0.03 ± 0.01*
Living standards—equivalized per capita consumption (quintiles)
 Poorest 0.23 ± 0.02 0.15 ± 0.02 0.08 ± 0.01 0.08 ± 0.01 0.06 ± 0.01 0.02 ± 0.01
 2 0.29 ± 0.02 0.13 ± 0.02 0.16 ± 0.02 0.09 ± 0.01 0.07 ± 0.01 0.02 ± 0.01
 3 0.31 ± 0.02 0.12 ± 0.02 0. ± 0.02 0.10 ± 0.02 0.07 ± 0.01 0.03 ± 0.01
 4 0.28 ± 0.02 0.10 ± 0.02 0.18 ± 0.02 0.09 ± 0.01 0.08 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.01
 Richest 0.36 ± 0.02* 0.11 ± 0.02 0.25 ± 0.02*** 0.10 ± 0.02 0.07 ± 0.01 0.02 ± 0.01
  1. Pearson’s chi-square test
  2. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001