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Table 4 Factors influencing the implementation of blood pressure measurement in a year among adults at least 40 years old and free of diagnosed hypertension in Hungary according to the European Health Interview Surveys in 2009 and 2014 by multivariate logistic regression analysis

From: Organised and opportunistic prevention in primary health care: estimation of missed opportunities by population based health interview surveys in Hungary

Factor OR [95%CI] P-value
sex (female/male) 0.97 [0.78;1.2] 0.77
age group (45–49/40–44) 0.78 [0.59;1.04] 0.097
age group (50–54/40–44) 0.72 [0.53;0.97] 0.03
age group (55–59/40–44) 0.8 [0.58;1.12] 0.192
age group (60–64/40–44) 0.62 [0.43;0.87] 0.006
age group (65–69/40–44) 0.48 [0.32;0.71] < 0.001
age group (70–74/40–44) 0.63 [0.39;1.02] 0.061
age group (75–79/40–44) 1.28 [0.71;2.32] 0.412
age group (80–84/40–44) 1.36 [0.67;2.77] 0.392
age group (85+/40–44) 1.16 [0.52;2.55] 0.72
family status (single/married, living together) 0.71 [0.52;0.98] 0.037
family status (married, living separated/married, living together) 0.57 [0.33;0.99] 0.046
family status (divorced/married, living together) 0.92 [0.71;1.2] 0.551
family status (widow/married, living together) 0.88 [0.63;1.23] 0.446
education (vocational/primary) 0.97 [0.74;1.27] 0.82
education (high-school/primary) 1.4 [1.05;1.86] 0.023
education (tertiary/primary) 1.55 [1.14;2.1] 0.005
alcohol (occasional/never) 1.31 [1.05;1.63] 0.017
alcohol (moderate/never) 1.42 [1.04;1.95] 0.029
alcohol (regular/never) 1.55 [1.1;2.18] 0.013
alcohol (heavy/never) 0.88 [0.51;1.51] 0.641
BMI (thin/normal) 0.83 [0.55;1.26] 0.385
BMI (overweighed/normal) 0.95 [0.77;1.17] 0.61
BMI (obese/normal) 1.22 [0.93;1.6] 0.161
smoking (ceased/never) 1.08 [0.84;1.39] 0.532
smoking (moderate/never) 0.85 [0.66;1.09] 0.195
smoking (heavy/never) 0.6 [0.44;0.82] 0.001
smoking (other/never) 1.16 [0.57;2.36] 0.68
general health (very bad/fair) 1.81 [0.98;3.36] 0.06
general health (bad/fair) 1.85 [1.25;2.74] 0.002
general health (good/fair) 0.93 [0.74;1.17] 0.549
general health (very good/fair) 0.94 [0.68;1.3] 0.716
chronic disease (present/absent) 1.58 [1.26;1.98] < 0.001
visiting GP (more than a year/in a year) 0.07 [0.06;0.09] < 0.001
EHIS wave (EHIS2014/EHIS2009) 1.4 [1.14;1.71] 0.001