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Table 5 WHOQOL domains and related factors

From: Challenges in access to health services and its impact on quality of life: a randomised population-based survey within Turkish speaking immigrants in London

Related factors WHOQOL domains
  Physical well-being Psychological well-being Social relationships Environment Perceived overall QoL Self-rated health
Age (middle age)
ref = younger age
3.19
(1.12-9.09)
ns* ns ns ns ns
Age (old)
ref = younger age
8.61
(2.51-29.51)
ns 2.63
(1.06-6.52)
ns ns ns
Gender (female) ns 2.28
(1.24-4.19)
ns ns ns 1.98
(1.07-3.67)
Educational status (low) ns ns ns 2.33
(1.07-5.09)
ns ns
Perceived income (poor) ns 2.64
(1.06-6.60)
0.48
(0.24-0.98)
3.59
(1.32-9.74)
6.07
(2.11-17.47)
ns
Coupling (marital) (single) ns ns 1.83
(1.05-3.19)
ns ns ns
Home ownership (non) 2.28
(1.10-4.75)
ns 1.86
(1.01-3.56)
2.41
(1.21-4.77)
ns ns
Socioeconomic status (low) ns ns 1.82
(0.95-3.48)
ns ns ns
Reason for migration
(seeking job)
ns ns ns ns ns ns
Level of access to health care services
(poor access)
2.73
(1.11-6.68)
ns ns ns ns ns
Objective health (ill) 8.64
(4.47-16.70)
1.95
(1.07-3.56)
ns ns ns 5.18
(2.63-10.10)
Community integration (poor) 2.22
(1.13-4.38)
ns ns 2.79
(1.33-5.84)
5.18
(1.90-14.13)
ns
Body Mass Index (BMI = 25.0-29.9)
ref = BMI < 25.0
ns 1.94
1.07-3.50
ns ns ns ns
Body Mass Index
(BMI > 29.9)
ref = BMI < 25.0
ns 2.97
1.20-7.37
ns ns ns ns
Ability to speak English (poor) ns ns ns ns ns 1.91
(1.00-3.65)
Country of origin ns ns ns ns ns ns
  1. *non significant