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Table 3 Multivariable logistic regression of prevalence of four dimensions of lack of global social support.

From: The relationship between social support and self-reported health status in immigrants: an adjusted analysis in the Madrid Cross Sectional Study

  Lack of emotional support Lack of instrumental support Lack of social interaction support Lack of affective support
  PRa 95% CIb p-value PRa 95% CIb p-value PRa 95% CIb p-value PRa 95% CIb p-value
Origin             
   Native 1    1    1    1   
   Immigrant 2.81 2.01-3.91 <0.01 3.06 2.29-4.10 <0.01 1.92 1.34-2.76 <0.01 1.71 1.12-2.61 0.01
Age (year) 1.03 1.01-1.04 <0.01 1.02 1.01-1.03 0.02 1.03 1.02-1.05 <0.01 1.04 1.02-1.06 <0.01
Sex             
   Women 1    1    1    1   
   Men 0.72 0.52-0.99 0.05 1.35 0.98-1.85 0.06 1.02 0.71-1.47 0.92 0.55 0.37-0.83 <0.01
Marital status             
   Single     1       1   
   Married     0.76 0.56-1.02 0.07     0.39 0.25-0.60 <0.01
   Divorced     2.37 1.47-3.82 <0.01     1.59 0.92-2.74 0.09
   Widow     1.09 0.42-2.78 0.86     0.88 0.29-2.74 0.83
Occupational status             
   Manager 1       1    1   
   Administrative/self employer 1.13 0.52-2.46 0.76     1.38 0.55-3.45 0.49 4.78 1.11-20.66 0.03
   Manual worker 1.81 0.86-3.80 0.13     2.3 0.95-5.56 0.06 6.36 1.49-27.13 0.01
   Unemployed 1.04 0.48-2.25 0.94     1.08 0.43-2.71 0.87 2.54 0.57-11.40 0.22
Monthly income             
   > 1000 € 1    1    1    1   
   500-1000 € 1.93 1.30-2.34 <0.01 1.68 1.24-2.26 <0.01 2.15 1.49-3.09 <0.01 1.67 1.07-2.60 0.02
   < 500 € 3.77 2.27-6.23 <0.01 3.33 2.05-5.41 <0.01 5 2.95-8.50 <0.01 3.57 1.90-6.70 <0.01
Stress             
   No 1    1    1    1   
   Yes 1.75 1.30-2.34 <0.01 1.42 1.08-1.85 0.01 1.92 1.39-2.65 <0.01 2.02 1.37-2.98 <0.01
  1. a Adjusted Prevalence Ratio. b 95% Confidence Interval