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Table 4 Factors associated with preference for MMT facility among patients

From: Preferences for methadone clinics among drug users in Vietnam: a comparison between public and private models

CharacteristicsAvailability and convenience of serviceCompetencies of clinic and health professionals
Coef.95% CICoef.95% CI
Marital status (vs single)
 Live with partners/spouse− 0.25*− 0.55; 0.04  
 Divorced/widow  0.53**0.01; 1.04
Occupation (vs unemployment)
 Self-employed0.50***0.20; 0.800.59***0.29; 0.89
 Business− 0.51*− 1.02; 0.00− 0.50*− 1.01; 0.01
 Other− 0.75***− 1.08; − 0.42− 0.88***− 1.21; − 0.55
Quintile monthly family income (vs poorest)
 Poor− 0.33**− 0.63; − 0.03  
 Ever injected drugs (yes vs no)− 0.29**− 0.55; − 0.03− 0.38***− 0.63; − 0.12
 Alcohol drink (yes vs no)0.39***0.14; 0.650.23*− 0.02; 0.48
 Smoke (yes vs no)− 0.48***− 0.80; − 0.16− 0.43***− 0.75; − 0.11
MMT model (public facility vs private facility)0.29**0.04; 0.54  
Had received MMT treatment at other MMT facility (yes vs no)0.20− 0.05; 0.46  
MMT service satisfaction− 0.13**− 0.27; − 0.00  
  1. ***p < 0.01, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.1