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Table 2 Patient demographics by diagnosis category

From: A cross-sectional investigation of the health needs of asylum seekers in a refugee clinic in Germany

Diagnosis category (ICD-10 Group) Diagnoses (n, %) Patients (n) Age (mean years ± SD) Age 95% CI Proportion Male (95% CI) P-Value Male Proportion Minors (95% CI) P-Value Minors
Total 6271 (100) 2753 25.3 ± 14.9 24.8–25.9 0.71 (0.70–0.73) 0.29 (0.28–0.31)
Respiratory (J) 1090 (17.4) 849 21.1 ± 15.9 20.0–22.1 0.68 (0.64–0.71) 0.029 0.43 (0.4–0.47) < 0.001
Miscellaneous Abnormalities (R) 881 (14.1) 667 26.1 ± 14.8 25.0–27.3 0.69 (0.66–0.73) 0.215 0.26 (0.22–0.29) 0.057
Infection (A, B) 678 (10.8) 546 18.9 ± 14.3 17.7–20.1 0.71 (0.67–0.75) 0.925 0.47 (0.43–0.51) < 0.001
Musculoskeletal/ Connective Tissues (M) 583 (9.3) 384 32.6 ± 12.9 31.3–33.8 0.73 (0.69–0.78) 0.415 0.083 (0.06–0.12) < 0.001
Digestive (K) 427 (6.8) 314 27.8 ± 14.6 26.2–29.4 0.75 (0.70–0.80) 0.161 0.21 (0.17–0.26) 0.002
Injury/ Poisoning (S, T) 372 (5.9) 261 26.1 ± 12.4 24.5–27.6 0.84 (0.79–0.88) < 0.001 0.23 (0.18–0.29) 0.034
Mental/ Behavioral (F) 322 (5.1) 172 29.4 ± 12.2 27.5–31.2 0.65 (0.58–0.72) 0.077 0.15 (0.1–0.21) < 0.001
  1. The diagnosis categories included patients with ruled out diagnoses in those categories, and the categories are not mutually exclusive. Tests of proportion (chi-squared) were used to obtain p-values. Not shown are categories comprising fewer than 5 % of diagnoses