Table 2: Bivariate associations between financially driven postponement of care and person-centredness and strength dimensions of the primary care system
DimensionPostponement of general practitioner visit owing to financial reasons;mean score ± SDt (95% CI)
No
n = 7589
Yes
n = 799
Person-centredness*5.389 ± 1.435
n = 7164
5.180 ± 1.570
n = 742
3.530 (0.094-0.330)
Structure†2.248 ± 0.1322.195 ± 0.10513.326 (0.046-0.061)
Access†2.261 ± 0.1332.194 ± 0.13813.031 (0.057-0.077)
Continuity†2.359 ± 0.0532.355 ± 0.0472.294 (0.001-0.008)
Coordination†1.727 ± 0.2131.647 ± 0.18911.231 (0.067-0.094)
Comprehensiveness†2.370 ± 0.1622.323 ± 0.1757.201 (0.031-0.056)

Note: CI = confidence interval, SD = standard deviation.

*Range 1-7.

†Range 1-3.