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Table 3 Demographic characteristics that predict agreement with the statement that Jews and Arabs should be allowed to occupy separate inpatient rooms

From: Patient demands for ethnic–based separation in public hospitals in Israel: patients’ and practitioners’ perspectives

Demographic characteristics Jews Arabs
Odds Ratio Estimates (95% CL) P values Odds Ratio Estimates (95% CL) P values
Level of religiosity 2.772 (2.171–3.540) <.0001 1.950 (1.204–3.160) 0.0066
Gender male vs. female 1.049 (0.639–1.590) 0.8197 1.585 (0.852–2.974) 0.1458
Area of residence 0.892 (0.497–1.599) 0.7003  
Age 1.006 (0.993–1.019) 0.3466 0.995 (0.973–1.017) 0.6292
Years of schooling 0.937 (0.882–0.995) 0.0330 0.854 (0.796–0.949) 0.0032
Self-reported health condition 0.987 (0.733–1.329) 0.9318 0.821 (0.531–1.270) 0.3757