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Table 4 Willingness to pay for the proposed NHI (n = 400) – Logistic regression showing the relationship between the independent variable and willingness to pay

From: Willingness to participate and Pay for a proposed national health insurance in St. Vincent and the grenadines: a cross-sectional contingent valuation approach

Parameter Odds ratio p-value
Intercept 3.24 0.062
Age (reference < 30 years)   
31- 45 years 0.60 0.205
46 – 60 years 0.41 0.032
>60 years 0.26 0.002
Sex (reference: male) 1.21 0.460
Income (reference: < EC $500)   
$501 - $1000 2.93 0.001
> $1000 3.87 <0.001
Health Status (reference: poor)   
Excellent 0.74 0.647
Very good 0.64 0.358
Good 0.62 0.301
Fair 0.89 0.829
Insurance (reference: no insurance) 12.93 0.001
Satisfaction (reference: not satisfied with the public health care system)   
Neutral 0.41 0.075
Satisfied 0.58 0.123