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Table 2 Average number of visits

From: Changes in health care utilisation following a reform involving choice and privatisation in Swedish primary care: a five-year follow-up of GP-visits

  Average number of visits Average number of visits Change average number Change average number
  before (2 years) after (2 years) of visits of visits n (%)
Men 25-44     
Visits to GP-all 1.43 1.57 0.15 10.3
 Income below median 1.33 1.48 0.15 11.5
 Income above median 1.53 1.67 0.14 9.2
Men 45-64     
Visits to GP-all 2.18 2.45 0.28 12.7
 Income below median 2.36 2.59 0.23 9.9
 Income above median 2.00 2.32 0.32 15.9
Men 65-84     
Visits to GP-all 3.44 3.77 0.33 9.7
 Income below median 3.57 3.79 0.23 6.4
 Income above median 3.31 3.75 0.44 13.3
Women 25-44     
Visits to GP-all 2.34 2.60 0.27 11.5
 Income below median 2.25 2.53 0.28 12.6
 Income above median 2.42 2.67 0.25 10.5
Women 45-64     
Visits to GP-all 3.07 3.38 0.31 10.1
 Income below median 3.38 3.67 0.29 8.6
 Income above median 2.74 3.07 0.33 12.1
Women 65-84     
Visits to GP-all 4.17 4.52 0.35 8.4
 Income below median 4.36 4.61 0.25 5.8
 Income above median 3.98 4.43 0.45 11.3