Table 3

OR of the association between selected variables and health seeking behaviour in Wa region and Eastern Shan State SR4*

OutpatientInpatient
Age <14
OR (95% CI)
Age ≥14
OR (95% CI)
Age <14
OR (95% CI)
Age ≥14
OR (95% CI)
Sex
 Male1.001.001.001.00
 Female1.06 (0.66 to 1.72)0.86 (0.64 to 1.15)1.43 (0.55 to 3.73)0.55 (0.35 to 0.84)
Household Income
 <US$3601.001.001.001.00
 US$360–US$7203.43 (1.73 to 6.83)1.04 (0.69 to 1.55)1.71 (0.51 to 5.76)1.53 (0.82 to 2.86)
 >US$7202.95 (1.48 to 5.86)1.43 (0.98 to 2.10)1.04 (0.28 to 3.85)1.99 (1.09 to 3.64)
Distance to nearest healthcare facilities
 <5 km1.001.001.001.00
 5–20 km0.37 (0.21 to 0.66)0.67 (0.47 to 0.95)0.77 (0.26 to 2.28)1.07 (0.66 to 1.73)
 >20 km0.17 (0.07 to 0.38)0.79 (0.55 to 1.13)0.45 (0.12 to 1.74)0.75 (0.43 to 1.32)
Education
 Illiterate1.001.00
 0–5 years0.55 (0.35 to 0.86)1.12 (0.66 to 1.90)
 ≥6 years0.64 (0.36 to 1.15)0.76 (0.34 to 1.74)
Region
 Wa1.001.001.001.00
 SR40.42 (0.17 to 1.08)1.04 (0.64 to 1.68)3.35 (0.45 to 25.00)1.43 (0.75 to 2.71)
  • *All models commonly adjusted for sex, household income, physical distance to nearest healthcare facility, education level and ethnicity.

  • SR4, Special Region 4; WA region, Shan State Special Region 2.