Table 2

Adjusted odds ratios (95% CIs) of male patient visits based on logistic regression

StateAge groupOR (95% CI)
Bihar
0–18 years2.33 (2.20 to 2.47)
19–30 years3.00 (2.85 to 3.16)
31–44 years1.83 (1.74 to 1.91)
45–59 years1.41 (1.34 to 1.48)
60 years or over2.13 (2.01 to 2.25)
Uttar Pradesh
0–18 years1.93 (1.85 to 2.02)
19–30 years2.17 (2.09 to 2.25)
31–44 years1.44 (1.38 to 1.49)
45–59 years1.37 (1.32 to 1.42)
60 years or over1.88 (1.80 to 1.96)
Haryana
0–18 years1.72 (1.63 to 1.82)
19–30 years1.69 (1.61 to 1.78)
31–44 years1.17 (1.11 to 1.23)
45–59 years1.28 (1.22 to 1.35)
60 years or over1.56 (1.47 to 1.65)
Delhi
0–18 years1.44 (1.40 to 1.49)
19–30 years1.36 (1.33 to 1.40)
31–44 years*1.00
45–59 years1.06 (1.03 to 1.09)
60 years or over1.22 (1.19 to 1.26)
Other states
0–18 years1.83 (1.72 to 1.94)
19–30 years2.51 (2.39 to 2.65)
31–44 years1.83 (1.73 to 1.93)
45–59 years1.48 (1.40 to 1.56)
60 years or over2.12 (1.99 to 2.26)
  • *Delhi for the age group 31–44 years is the reference group. Adjustments have been made for the department visited. The standard errors are clustered at the individual patient level. The sex ratio of outpatient visits for the reference group is 1.14.