Table 3

Poisson Model for Referral to the Diabetes Education Centre among the General Population

Rate Ratio

95% Confidence Interval

p-Value


Income Quintile

1 (lowest)

1.33

1.2–1.48

< 0.0005

2

1.28

1.15–1.42

< 0.0005

3

1.31

1.18–1.45

< 0.0005

4

1.06

0.96–1.18

0.228

5 (highest)

1.0 (reference)

University Education

0.86

0.63–1.17

0.332

Age > 65

7.62

5.52–10.52

< 0.0005


Rabi et al. BMC Health Services Research 2006 6:124   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-6-124

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