|Demographic and medical characteristics according to immigrant status and years since migration to Canada (N=5269)|
|Characteristics||0-<5 years since migration||5-<10 years since migration||10-<20 years since migration||≥ 20 years since migration||Canadian-born|
|Mean age (years)||39.8||39.6||39.3||57.9||49.3|
|Education less than high school (%)||26.7||17.9||13.8||11.9||17.9|
|Low Income Cut-off (%)1||52.8||43.9||31.4||15.6||14.8|
|Home language neither English or French (%)||23.5||19.1||11.7||3.7||<0.01|
|Race non-white (%)||64.5||71.4||58.4||18.2||2.4|
|Rural practice location (%)2||2.0||2.2||1.9||5.3||8.8|
|Receiving care in a Community health Centre (%)||69.4||68.5||52.3||15.5||20.3|
|Receiving care in a fee-for-service practice (%)||23||19||29||35||24|
|Self reported health good to excellent (%)||75.2||82.8||84.3||77.7||83.1|
|Number of chronic conditions, mean||1.4||0.9||1.2||2.0||1.8|
|Depression reported (%)||30.6||20.2||27.1||23.8||30.3|
|Number of primary care visits in past, mean||11.5||7.4||7.4||6.3||6.2|
|First Contact Access score (normalized %)||74.0||77.0||74.0||78.0||77.0|
|First Contact Utilization score (normalized %)||94.0||95.0||95.0||98.0||97.0|
Percentages reported excludes those with missing data.
1 Low income cut-off according to categorisation by Statistics Canada.
2 Rural Index of Ontario Score >45.
Muggah et al.
Muggah et al. BMC Family Practice 2012 13:128 doi:10.1186/1471-2296-13-128