Table 3

Multivariate associations between demographic characteristics and access to care for hypertension for people with hypertension (n=1092)

ParameterGroupScreened (n=1092)Diagnosis (n=646)Treated (n=362)Controlled (n=160)
OR (95% CI)P valueOR (95% CI)P valueOR (95% CI)P valueOR (95% CI)P value
Place of livingRuralReferentReferentReferentReferent
Urban1.61 (1.53 to 1.68)<0.0010.97 (0.91 to 1.03)0.3251.36 (1.23 to 1.50)<0.0012.13 (1.77 to 2.58)<0.001
GenderFemaleReferentReferentReferentReferent
Male0.70 (0.67 to 0.73)<0.0010.79 (0.74 to 0.84)<0.0011.13 (1.02 to 1.25)0.0151.12 (0.97 to 1.30)0.121
Age40–49ReferentReferentReferentReferent
50–590.91 (0.87 to 0.96)0.0011.36 (1.28 to 1.45)<0.0011.64 (1.49 to 1.80)<0.0010.95 (0.82 to 1.11)0.535
60–691.49 (1.41 to 1.58)<0.0011.01 (0.94 to 1.07)0.8742.15 (1.93 to 2.39)<0.0010.89 (0.76 to 1.04)0.141
70–791.22 (1.14 to 1.30)<0.0010.55 (0.51 to 0.60)<0.0011.44 (1.25 to 1.65)<0.0011.13 (0.93 to 1.38)0.221
>800.63 (0.59 to 0.68)<0.0010.72 (0.64 to 0.80)<0.0011.55 (1.29 to 1.87)<0.0011.09 (0.84 to 1.42)0.516
Education levelNo complete educationReferentReferentReferentReferent
Any education1.78 (1.69 to 1.86)<0.0011.09 (1.03 to 1.16)0.0022.93 (2.69 to 3.18)<0.0010.70 (0.62 to 0.80)<0.001
Marital statusSingle/divorced/widowReferentReferentReferentReferent
Married/cohabiting1.02 (0.97 to 1.07)0.4650.95 (0.89 to 1.01)0.120.67 (0.61 to 0.73)<0.0011.17 (1.02 to 1.33)0.022
Wealth quintile1ReferentReferentReferentReferent
21.22 (1.15 to 1.30)<0.0011.59 (1.45 to 1.75)<0.0012.40 (1.97 to 2.91)<0.0010.25 (0.18 to 0.37)<0.001
31.77 (1.67 to 1.88)<0.0011.63 (1.50 to 1.79)<0.0012.95 (2.47 to 3.53)<0.0010.17 (0.12 to 0.22)<0.001
42.63 (2.47 to 2.80)<0.0011.45 (1.33 to 1.58)<0.0015.37 (4.52 to 6.39)<0.0010.16 (0.12 to 0.22)<0.001
54.21 (3.91 to 4.54)<0.0012.24 (2.04 to 2.46)<0.0014.97 (4.16 to 5.93)<0.0010.28 (0.20 to 0.39)<0.001