Table 3

Unadjusted and adjusted odds ratios (95% CI) of reporting good to excellent health status for immigrant groups by years since arrival compared to the Canadian-born
Number of years since arrival in Canada Unadjusted Adjusted age and sex
OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI)
Non –immigrant Canadian-born (reference) 1.0 1.0
0-<5 years 0.67 (0.42, 1.11) 0.58 (0.36,0.92)*
5-<10 years 0.97 (0.57, 1.66) 0.84 (0.49,1.43)
10-<20 years 1.10 (0.77, 1.58) 0.93 (0.65, 1.35)
≥20 years 0.73 (0.60, 0.88)* 0.81 (0.67, 0.99)*

* Significantly different from Canadian-born population.

Muggah et al.

Muggah et al. BMC Family Practice 2012 13:128   doi:10.1186/1471-2296-13-128

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