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Table 2 Non-Attendance Rates Summary Table

From: Does pain take holidays? Non-attendance rates at a hospital-based pain clinic are elevated during the Jewish high-holidays

Measure Level Holidays Control Combined Periods Non-attendance rate by period Non-attendance rate by factor
Arrived Did not Arrive Arrived Did not Arrive Arrived Did not Arrive
N % N % N % N % N % N % p-value* p-value**
Period   168 68.0% 79 32.0% 318 75.9% 101 24.1% 486 73.0% 180 27.0% 0.030 -
Age Group 18–44 27 67.5% 13 32.5% 48 67.6% 23 32.4% 75 67.6% 36 32.4% 1.000 <0.001
45–64 53 55.8% 42 44.2% 107 69.5% 47 30.5% 160 64.3% 89 35.7% 0.030
65+ 88 80.0% 22 20.0% 163 84.9% 29 15.1% 251 83.1% 51 16.9% 0.338
Gender Male 81 71.1% 33 28.9% 130 71.4% 52 28.6% 211 71.3% 85 28.7% 1.000 0.382
Female 87 65.4% 46 34.6% 188 79.3% 49 20.7% 275 74.3% 95 25.7% 0.004
Repeated Visit No 68 63.6% 39 36.4% 117 63.9% 66 36.1% 185 63.8% 105 36.2% 1.000 <0.001
Yes 100 71.4% 40 28.6% 201 85.2% 35 14.8% 301 80.1% 75 19.9% 0.002
  1. *p-value for the comparison between the Holiday and Control periods for each patient group
  2. **p-value for the comparison between patient groups for non-attendance rate in the combined study periods