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Table 2 Descriptive Statistics by Utilization

From: Impact of discontinuity in health insurance on resource utilization

Variable Transition = 0 Mean or % Transition = 1 Mean or % Transition = 1 p-value* Transition > 1 Mean or % Transition > 1 p-value**
ER Visits 0.142 (.486) 0.123 (.453) 0.0006 0.137 (.494) 0.4817
Inpatient discharges 0.088 (.355) 0.067 (.286) 0.0000 0.083 (.339) 0.2703
Office-based visits 3.334 (7.898) 1.684 (4.908) 0.0000 2.274 (5.769) 0.0000
Prescription refills 9.399 (15.629) 2.667 (7.065) 0.0000 4.052 (9.452) 0.0000
Unique Individuals 3322 1883 1042
  1. *T-Test: Transition = 0 vs. 1; **T-Test: Transition = 0 vs. > 1
  2. Standard deviations in parentheses. Note that dummy variables for each round were included in the models but are not reported for purposes of brevity.