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Table 4 Results for the multinomial logit model with uncorrelated intercepts for medical care use and bed days at home

From: Effects of health insurance on non-working married women’s medical care use and bed days at home

Choice (based on m=0) Only medical care use (m=1) Only bed days (m=2) Both (m=3)
  Coef.   S. E. Coef.   S. E. Coef.   S. E.
Health insurance status 0.43 *** 0.15 −0.37 * 0.22 −0.24   0.23
Age −2.10E-03   0.01 −0.03 *** 0.01 −0.04 *** 0.01
White (=1 if white) 0.48 *** 0.15 0.70 *** 0.27 0.23   0.25
High education 0.13   0.16 0.09   0.26 −0.04   0.28
Middle education 4.20E-04   0.13 −0.02   0.21 0.09   0.22
Family size 0.01   0.06 −0.02   0.09 0.04   0.09
# of children 0-5 −0.08   0.11 −0.25   0.18 −0.73 *** 0.20
# of children 6-12 0.02   0.09 0.04   0.14 −0.02   0.15
# of children 13-18 −0.04   0.10 0.10   0.16 −0.08   0.17
City/rural area 0.08   0.11 −0.20   0.18 −0.16   0.19
Have a chronic condition 0.06   0.11 0.01   0.18 0.43 ** 0.19
Poverty 2 (100%-125%) −0.28   0.23 −0.08   0.38 0.22   0.35
Poverty 3 (>125%-200%) −0.11   0.18 0.35   0.28 0.10   0.30
Poverty 4 (>200%-400%) −0.05   0.16 0.13   0.27 1.50E-03   0.27
Poverty 5 (>400%) −0.31 * 0.17 −0.11   0.29 −0.52 * 0.29
Do not need health insurance          
 Disagree somewhat −0.01   0.17 0.03   0.27 −0.02   0.30
 Uncertain 0.03   0.28 0.42   0.40 0.24   0.45
 Agree somewhat −0.10   0.27 −1.05 * 0.55 −0.24   0.50
 Agree strongly 0.14   0.36 −0.16   0.59 0.33   0.66
Can overcome ills without medical help          
 Disagree somewhat −0.08   0.13 −0.49 ** 0.23 −0.12   0.23
 Uncertain −0.18   0.19 −0.18   0.31 −0.12   0.32
 Agree somewhat 0.02   0.15 0.12   0.24 −0.34   0.28
 Agree strongly −0.37   0.38 0.38   0.52 −0.56   0.64
Constant −0.55   0.44 −0.33   0.72 0.09   0.74
 Standard Deviation 0.62 *** 0.08 −0.79 *** 0.17 1.16   0.13
  1. * p < 0.10, ** p < 0.05, *** p < 0.01.