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Table 4 Injured patients and incidence rate ratiosa, by treatment level and country of origin

From: Health care utilisation for treatment of injuries among immigrants in Norway: a nationwide register linkage study

  N Injured patients (percent) IRR (95% CI)
Primary care Secondary care Primary care Secondary care
Non-immigrants (reference) 2,260,693 858,313 (38.0) 517,179 (22.9) 1.00 1.00
Denmark 11,642 4041 (34.7) 2702 (23.2) 1.03 (1.00–1.06) 1.12 (1.08–1.16)
Sweden 19,544 5998 (30.7) 4342 (22.2) 0.98 (0.95–1.00) 1.04 (1.01–1.07)
Poland 24,319 7117 (29.3) 5159 (21.2) 0.82 (0.80–0.84) 0.98 (0.96–1.01)
Germany 11,730 3938 (33.6) 2565 (21.9) 0.98 (0.95–1.01) 1.05 (1.01–1.09)
Bosnia-Herzegovina 8765 2918 (33.3) 1638 (18.7) 0.86 (0.83–0.89) 0.80 (0.76–0.84)
Somalia 9170 2561 (27.9) 2469 (26.9) 0.74 (0.72–0.77) 0.97 (0.94–1.01)
Iraq 10,799 3526 (32.7) 2469 (22.9) 0.85 (0.82–0.87) 0.90 (0.87–0.94)
Iran 9215 2979 (32.3) 2330 (25.3) 0.89 (0.86–0.93) 1.01 (0.97–1.05)
Pakistan 12,665 3195 (25.2) 3205 (25.3) 0.78 (0.75–0.80) 0.89 (0.86–0.92)
Vietnam 10,261 2488 (24.2) 1589 (15.5) 0.60 (0.58–0.63) 0.59 (0.57–0.62)
  1. aAdjusted for sex, age, county of residence, marital status and SES