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Table 2 Independent variables included in the regression analysis on patient scores

From: Use of appropriate healthcare technologies: a cross-sectional study in rural Zhejiang of China

Independent variable Coding values
Age (x1) Continuous
Gender (x2) Female = 0, Male = 1
Level of Education  
 x31 Lower than junior high school = 0, Senior high (vocational) school = 1
 x32 Lower than junior high school = 0, Associate degree = 1
 x33 Lower than junior high school = 0, Bachelor degree or higher = 1
Annual Household Income (x4) Below 10000 = 0, 10000-29999 = 1, 30000-49999 = 2, 50000 and above = 3
Health Insurance (x5) No = 0, Yes = 1
Technologies used  
 x61 Maternal and child care = 0, Public health = 1
 x62 Maternal and child care = 0, Traditional Chinese medicine = 1
 x63 Maternal and child care = 0, Family planning = 1
 x64 Maternal and child care = 0, Chronic conditions = 1