Table 2

Differences in health services use by income among participants of the Nova Scotia Nutrition Survey

Family physician servicesSpecialist servicesDays in hospital
IncomeNOR95% CINOR95% CINOR95% CI
N, Median annual number of family physician services, specialist services, or days of hospitalisation; OR, odds ratio adjusted for age and gender differences; 95% CI, 95% confidence intervals of odds ratio.
$20000–$400004.380.650.52 to 0.831.251.020.81 to 1.300.000.620.49 to 0.79
>$400003.750.510.39 to 0.661.000.960.74 to to 0.75