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Table 4 Multivariate analysis of the potential factors that influence admission rates of the 533 TB patients from six counties in Zhenjiang and Hanzhong, respectively, in 2012

From: Factors that associated with TB patient admission rate and TB inpatient service cost: a cross-sectional study in China

Dependent variable = occurrence of hospitalization (yes = 1)
Independent variables SE Odds ratio P-value
Gender (compare with female) 0.225 1.09 0.71
Age (compare with 15–29)   1 0.364
 Age-30–44 0.466 0.93 0.881
 Age-45–59 0.311 0.65 0.164
 Age-60+ 0.224 0.72 0.139
Household per capital income (compare with low) 1.00 0.865
Middle 0.28 1.00 0.992
High 0.254 0.9 0.664
Patient type (compare with relapse) 0.231 0.87 0.538
Health insurance (compare with UEBMI)   1.00 0.064
 URBMI 0.356 1.01 0.972
 NCMS 0.703 5.18 0.019
Sites (compare with Dantu)   1.00 0.000
 Yangzhong 0.39 3.93 0.000
 Jurong 0.36 0.33 0.002
 Chenggu 0.311 0.53 0.043
 Mianxian 0.308 0.69 0.235
 Zhenba 0.316 1.24 0.499
  1. Data source: TB patient survey