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Table 5 Association migrant background and factors related to help-seeking. Non-western migrant versus native born

From: Use of acute care services by adults with a migrant background: a secondary analysis of a EurOOHnet survey

Factors Chi-square P-value
Medical education 2.22 0.14
Employment 10.39  < 0.01
Living status 3.46 0.06
Social support 12.94  < 0.01
Health literacy – navigating the system 3.53 0.06
Health literacy – sufficient information 6.75  < 0.01
Self-efficacy 2.38 0.12
Anxiety 10.04  < 0.01
Attitude towards use OOH-PC 16.48  < 0.01
Degree of severity before contacting an OOH-PC servicea 2.54 0.01
Travel time 6.77  < 0.01
Problems in contacting GP due to own work or private appointments 8.08  < 0.01
Problems in contacting GP due to accessibility own GP 4.45 0.03
Problems in contacting GP due to availability own GP 2.06 0.15
Self-assessed health  < 0.01 0.98
  1. aindependent t-test was used to test the differences