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Table 5 Results for the multinomial logit model with correlated 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 0.45 *** 0.15 −0.44 * 0.23 −0.30   0.24
Age −8.10E-04   0.01 −0.03 *** 0.01 −0.04 *** 0.01
White (=1 if white) 0.48 *** 0.15 0.76 *** 0.29 0.24   0.27
High education 0.10   0.16 0.21   0.28 0.10   0.29
Middle education −0.02   0.13 0.12   0.23 0.19   0.23
Family size 0.01   0.06 0.01   0.10 0.07   0.09
# of children 0-5 −0.07   0.11 −0.34 * 0.19 −0.76 *** 0.21
# of children 6-12 0.03   0.09 0.04   0.15 −0.02   0.15
# of children 13-18 −0.04   0.10 0.09   0.17 −0.10   0.18
City/rural area 0.06   0.11 −0.15   0.19 −0.10   0.20
Have a chronic condition 0.06   0.11 0.03   0.19 0.43 ** 0.20
Poverty 2 (100%-125%) −0.24   0.23 −0.08   0.39 0.13   0.36
Poverty 3 (>125%-200%) −0.10   0.18 0.31   0.29 −0.05   0.30
Poverty 4 (>200%-400%) −0.06   0.16 0.09   0.28 −0.04   0.28
Poverty 5 (>400%) −0.34 ** 0.17 −0.19   0.30 −0.50   0.31
Do not need health insurance          
 Disagree somewhat −0.01   0.17 0.02   0.29 −0.09   0.31
 Uncertain 0.02   0.28 0.51   0.42 0.32   0.47
 Agree somewhat −0.13   0.27 −1.06 * 0.57 −0.27   0.50
 Agree strongly 0.04   0.36 −0.45   0.61 −0.07   0.60
Can overcome ills without medical help          
 Disagree somewhat −0.06   am −0.47 * 0.24 −0.15   0.24
 Uncertain −0.14   0.19 −0.17   0.33 −0.15   0.34
 Agree somewhat 0.01   0.15 0.15   0.26 −0.29   0.29
 Agree strongly −0.39   0.38 0.54   0.55 −0.38   0.68
Constant −0.60   0.45 −0.49   0.74 0.09   0.76
 Standard Deviation 0.64 *** 0.08 1.01 *** 0.16 1.28 *** 0.12
  1. * p < 0.10, ** p < 0.05, *** p < 0.01.