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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Number of residents who favor the introduction of out-of-hours pharmacies by individual characteristic

Characteristics in Gyeongsangbuk-do in my catchment area led by local government
city residents 419/500 (83.8%) county residents 430/500 (86.0%) city residents 371/500 (74.2%) county residents 379/500 (75.8%) city residents 428/500 (85.6%) county residents 433/500 (86.6%)
age 20-29 57/78 (73.1) 37/52 (71.2) 53/78 (67.9) 33/52 (63.5) 59/78 (75.6) 38/52 (73.1)
30-39 57/68 (83.8) 43/47 (91.5) 57/68 (83.8) 42/47 (89.4) 56/68 (82.4) 43/47 (91.5)
40-49 80/90 (88.9) 56/68 (82.4) 77/90 (85.6) 54/68 (79.4) 86/90 (95.6) 60/68 (88.2)
50-59 85/100 (85.0) 85/100 (85.0) 79/100 (79.0) 72/100 (72.0) 88/100 (88.0) 80/100 (80.0)
60 or older 140/164 (85.4) 209/233 (89.7) 105/164 (64.0) 178/233 (76.4) 139/164 (84.8) 212/233 (91.0)

p value 0.068 0.007 <0.001 0.035 0.005 0.002

living with family yes 352/417 (84.4) 350/410 (85.4) 317/417 (76.0) 308/410 (75.1) 361/417 (86.6) 353/410 (86.1)
no 67/83 (80.7) 80/90 (88.9) 54/83 (65.1) 71/90 (78.9) 67/83 (80.7) 80/90 (88.9)

p value 0.405 0.383 0.037 0.450 0.166 0.481

having kid(s) (<5) yes 56/65 (86.2) 26/31 (83.9) 55/65 (84.6) 25/31 (80.6) 58/65 (89.2) 27/31 (87.1)
no 363/435 (83.4) 404/469 (86.1) 316/435 (72.6) 354/469 (75.5) 370/435 (85.1) 406/469 (86.6)

p value 0.581 0.724 0.040 0.515 0.371 0.933

having elderly (≥ 65) yes 151/172 (87.8) 174/193 (90.2) 137/172 (79.7) 155/193 (80.3) 151/172 (87.8) 175/193 (90.7)
no 268/328 (81.7) 256/307 (83.4) 234/328 (71.3) 224/307 (73.0) 277/328 (84.5) 258/307 (84.0)

p value 0.079 0.034 0.044 0.062 0.312 0.034

subjective household economic level high class 1/1 (100.0) 5/5 (100.0) 1/1 (100.0) 5/5 (100.0) 1/1 (100.0) 5/5 (100.0)
middle high 55/62 (88.7) 92/111 (82.9) 39/62 (62.9) 77/111 (69.4) 54/62 (87.1) 96/111 (86.5)
middle class 269/325 (82.8) 261/303 (86.1) 241/325 (74.2) 231/303 (76.2) 276/325 (84.9) 259/303 (85.5)
middle low 84/97 (86.6) 62/69 (89.9) 81/97 (83.5) 56/69 (81.2) 87/97 (89.7) 63/69 (91.3)
low class 10/15 (66.7) 10/12 (83.3) 9/15 (60.0) 10/12 (83.3) 10/15 (66.7) 10/12 (83.3)

p value 0.250 0.684 0.022 0.294 0.199 0.707

health insurance NHI 408/482 (84.6) 410/476 (86.1) 361/482 (74.9) 361/476 (75.8) 418/482 (86.7) 413/476 (86.8)
Medical Aid 11/18 (61.1) 20/24 (83.3) 10/18 (55.6) 18/24 (75.0) 10/18 (55.6) 20/24 (83.3)

p value 0.042 0.761 0.160 0.356 0.006 0.547

subjective health condition very good 31/34 (91.2) 69/84 (82.1) 22/34 (64.7) 64/84 (76.2) 32/34 (94.1) 70/84 (83.3)
good 75/84 (89.3) 137/155 (88.4) 63/84 (75.0) 116/155 (74.8) 74/84 (88.1) 134/155 (86.5)
moderate 236/295 (80.0) 131/159 (82.4) 211/295 (71.5) 116/159 (73.0) 244/295 (82.7) 135/159 (84.9)
bad 70/75 (93.3) 82/89 (92.1) 68/75 (90.7) 73/89 (82.0) 71/75 (94.7) 83/89 (93.3)
very bad 7/12 (58.3) 11/13 (84.6) 7/12 (58.3) 10/13 (76.9) 7/12 (58.3) 11/13 (84.6)

p value 0.002 0.178 0.005 0.614 0.002 0.329

have illness ≥ 3 months yes 123/144 (85.4) 105/117 (89.7) 118/144 (81.9) 93/117 (79.5) 127/144 (88.2) 106/117 (90.6)
no 296/356 (83.1) 325/383 (84.9) 253/356 (71.1) 286/383 (74.7) 301/356 (84.6) 327/383 (85.4)

p value 0.533 0.182 0.012 0.287 0.293 0.147

have medication(s) to take ≥ 1 month yes 128/152 (84.2) 131/144 (91.0) 125/152 (82.2) 118/144 (81.9) 132/152 (86.8) 131/144 (91.0)
no 291/348 (83.6) 299/356 (84.0) 246/348 (70.7) 261/356 (73.3) 296/348 (85.1) 302/356 (84.8)

p value 0.869 0.042 0.007 0.041 0.601 0.068

have experienced to be unable to use community pharmacy during holiday or late night yes 195/213 (91.5) 110/116 (94.8) 193/213 (90.6) 108/116 (93.1) 201/213 (94.4) 114/116 (98.3)
no 224/287 (78.0) 320/384 (83.3) 178/287 (62.0) 271/384 (70.6) 227/287 (79.1) 319/384 (83.1)

p value <0.001 0.002 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001

have known about out-of-hours pharmacies in other cities yes 150/178 (84.3) 139/157 (88.5) 143/178 (81.8) 131/157 (83.4) 148/178 (83.1) 140/157 (89.2)
no 269/322 (83.5) 291/343 (84.8) 228/322 (71.6) 248/343 (72.3) 280/322 (87.0) 293/343 (85.4)

p value 0.832 0.269 0.020 0.007 0.245 0.253

NHI, National Health Insurance

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