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Table 3 Determinants of number of Fresh Cycles undertaken

From: A reduction in public funding for fertility treatment - an econometric analysis of access to treatment and savings to government

  Base model and lag With anticipatory behaviour and lag
     all age     all age
Variable Age ≤ 33 34 ≤ Age ≥ 39 Age ≥ 40 groups Age ≤ 33 34 ≤ Age ≥ 39 Age ≥ 40 groups
EMSNCap effect -305.83* -429.52*** -497.31*** -307.04*** -183.17* -275.63*** -436.91*** -195.24***
143.84 59.82 56.09 72.58 80.23 40.70 63.83 48.20
Lag of D. Variable 0.88*** 0.32** -0.07 0.70*** 0.95*** 0.56*** 0.001 0.82***
0.13 0.10 0.10 0.11 0.06 0.07 0.12 0.06
Season 1 (base)         
Season 2 335.00** 132.34** -21.77 123.40** 230.57*** 81.25** -45.02 48.77
94.08 38.29 34.23 45.64 54.22 28.25 36.58 35.29
Season 3 345.06** 158.65*** -76.69* 117.40* 279.29*** 112.51*** -95.47** 66.87
96.6512 34.5121 31.1946 47.48 62.4833 25.8843 33.7326 38.5072
Season 4 62.98 -18.28 -236.29*** -79.41 -42.13 -108.45*** -262.41*** -159.02***
90.82 38.17 33.58 42.29 47.57 27.11 35.10 31.69
Time Trend 26.38* 35.28*** 51.50*** 25.45*** 14.03 20.94** 45.57*** 14.29**
11.98 4.10 5.70 6.30 7.77 3.61 6.59 4.32
Constant -178.31*** 576.37*** 963.39*** 183.49 -122.03 416.99*** 934.94*** 168.30*
126.19 107.59 95.43 110.00 103.93 71.97 100.54 75.76
N 32 48 32 112 32 48 32 112
df 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6
R squared 0.85 0.81 0.89 0.71 0.94 0.88 0.89 0.81
  1. OLS Regression method is used. Estimated coefficients and standard errors are presented. df denotes the degrees of freedom. * Significance at 10%, ** Significance at 5%, *** Significance at 1%. Each column reports a separate model specification.