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Table 3 Probit regression the UEBMI coverage effects of other five infant health outcomes

From: The effects of compulsory health insurance on birth outcomes: evidence from China’s UEBMI scheme

  Premature (< 37 weeks) Low Birth Weight (< 2500 g) Very Low Birth Weight (< 1500) Low Apgar Score (<7 scores) Abnormal health condition at birth (AHCAB)
Marginal effects P-value Marginal effects P-value Marginal effects P-value Marginal effects P-value Marginal effects P-value
Variable (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10)
UEBMI coverage −0.011*** (<0.001) − 0.009*** (< 0.001) − 0.002*** (<0.001) − 0.002*** (<0.001) − 0.056*** (< 0.001)
Age − 0.005** (0.001) − 0.003** (0.005) − 0.000 (0.508) − 0.001 (0.052) 0.014*** (< 0.001)
Age square 0.000*** (<0.001) 0.000** (0.001) 0.000 (0.415) 0.000* (0.042) −0.000*** (< 0.001)
Employed −0.009*** (<0.001) −0.006** (0.003) −0.000 (0.767) −0.001 (0.308) 0.002 (0.658)
Ethnic status −0.002 (0.676) −0.005 (0.241) −0.001 (0.533) 0.000 (0.830) 0.014 (0.112)
Nationality 0.005 (0.675) −0.014 (0.241) 0.002 (0.312) −0.006 (0.320) −0.054* (0.031)
Marriage status −0.028 (0.056) −0.038** (0.009) −0.007 (0.209) −0.009 (0.173) −0.024 (0.317)
Migrant status 0.007*** (<0.001) 0.008*** (< 0.001) 0.002*** (<0.001) 0.001* (0.016) −0.002 (0.362)
Gravidity 0.004*** (<0.001) 0.001 (0.079) 0.001*** (<0.001) 0.000 (0.250) 0.006*** (< 0.001)
Parity −0.012*** (<0.001) − 0.018*** (<  0.001) − 0.002*** (<0.001) − 0.002*** (< 0.001) − 0.064*** (< 0.001)
C-section 0.045*** (<0.001) 0.043*** (< 0.001) 0.003*** (<0.001) 0.001* (0.011) 0.016*** (< 0.001)
High-risk pregnancy 0.038*** (<0.001) 0.029*** (< 0.001) 0.004*** (<0.001) 0.004*** (< 0.001) 0.073*** (< 0.001)
Pregnancy complications 0.030*** (< 0.001) 0.036*** (< 0.001) 0.003*** (<0.001) −0.001 (0.196) 0.229*** (< 0.001)
Any condition (gestational diabetes, hypertension, anemia) −0.036*** (< 0.001) −0.031*** (< 0.001) − 0.004*** (<0.001) −0.004*** (<0.001) − 0.148*** (< 0.001)
Observations (N) 160,429   160,429   160,429   160,429   160,429  
  1. *p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001