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Table 6 Determinants of number of Frozen 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 -90.14 -50.24* -35.17 -59.55* -38.81 -58.57* 55.71 -26.62
45.76 20.56 25.85 24.07 45.34 22.29 28.44 26.25
Lag of D. Variable 0.97*** 0.62*** 0.54* 0.92*** 0.97*** 0.59*** 0.18 0.92***
0.07 0.13 0.21 0.06 0.06 0.13 0.18 0.05
Season 1 (base)         
Season 2 79.41* -81.01** -108.96*** -69.09** 24.84 -72.15* -99.61** -102.30***
37.06 28.25 28.95 21.47 41.84 28.55 33.33 23.52
Season 3 142.93** -48.96* -114.18*** -30.31 110.68* -43.48 -105.86** -50.03*
48.55 23.59 22.17 23.94 49.01 23.81 28.91 24.67
Season 4 -13.55 -133.59*** -175.47*** -127.38*** -58.60 -125.68*** -193.05*** -155.11***
37.56 25.04 22.98 21.83 37.75 25.33 27.67 22.09
Time Trend 7.94 7.03*** 10.11*** 6.05* 2.90 8.07* 6.77* 2.92
4.18 3.09 2.58 2.45 3.79 3.16 2.34 2.38
Constant -68.45*** 308.07*** 273.69** 83.05* -4.29 320.05*** 466.51*** 127.48***
65.82 71.06 78.96 34.55 59.81 72.13 69.14 37.82
N 32 48 32 112 32 48 32 112
df 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6
R squared 0.92 0.71 0.87 0.87 0.92 0.69 0.88 0.85
  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.