Table 5.

Odds ratio (with 95% CI) for dying during 2018: multilevel multiple logistic regression analysis, grouped by regular GP (RGP)

Duration of RGP–patient relationshipUnadjustedAdjusted for patients’ covariatesaAdjusted for patients’ and RGPs’ covariatesb
OR95% CIOR95% CIOR95% CI
1 year (ref)
2–3 years1.121.06 to 1.180.890.83 to 0.940.920.86 to 0.98
4–5 years1.341.26 to 1.420.870.81 to 0.930.900.84 to 0.96
6–10 years1.601.52 to 1.690.830.78 to 0.880.850.80 to 0.91
11–15 years1.661.57 to 1.760.800.74 to 0.850.810.75 to 0.86
>15 years4.033.81 to 4.260.760.72 to 0.810.750.70 to 0.80
  • a Adjusted for sex, age, educational level, country of birth, Charlson score, centrality, mean number of consultations per year.

  • b Adjusted for sex, age, educational level, country of birth, Charlson score, centrality, mean number of consultations per year, RGP’s sex, RGP’s age, general practice specialist, list size, vacant list capacity. CI = confidence interval. OR = odds ratio.