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Table 1 Descriptive analysis of the variables

From: Inequity under equality: research on the benefits equity of Chinese basic medical insurance

Variables URBMI NRCMI
Percentage Mean Percentage Mean
Hospitalization choice No = 87.38%, Yes = 12.62%   No = 88.32%, Yes = 11.68%  
Hospitalization expense (CNY) reimbursement   11,295.78
(22,968.99)
  6227.14
(13,361.58)
Sick in the last 2 weeks No = 71.19%, Yes = 28.81%   No = 70.64%, Yes = 29.36%  
Sick in the last half year No = 80.45%, Yes = 19.55%   No = 83.83%, Yes = 16.17%  
SRH Fair, good, excellent or perfect = 85.96%, Poor = 14.04%   Fair, good, excellent or perfect =83.56%, Poor = 16.44%  
Medical insurance applicability No = 30.25%, Yes = 69.75%   No = 40.18%, Yes = 59.82%  
Total hospitalization expenses (CNY)   11,882.75
(22,914.01)
  17,272.32
(32,290.44)
Medical institution choice General hospital or specialist hospital =38.51%, community health service centre, township hospital or clinic =61.49%   General hospital or specialist hospital =71.00%, community health service centre, township hospital or clinic =29.00%  
Household income Poorest = 9.88%, 2nd = 9.18%, 3rd = 18.71%, 4th = 28.24%, Richest = 33.98%   Poorest = 24.78%, 2nd = 15.35%, 3rd = 23.96%, 4th = 22.75%, Richest = 13.17%  
Age   46.15
(16.65)
  46.30
(17.73)
Age squared   2407.28
(1583.11)
  2458.69
(1691.76)
Sex Female = 55.74%, Male = 44.26%   Female = 50.94%,
Male = 49.06%
 
Marital status Unmarried = 27.16%, Married = 72.84%   Unmarried = 19.33%, Married = 80.67%  
Years of schooling   8.50
(4.66)
  5.53
(4.44)
Family size   3.81
(1.73)
  4.51
(2.15)
  1. Note: Percentage of each value of all dummy variables and mean of all continuous variables are shown in the table. Numbers in parentheses are standard deviations. According to National Bureau of Statistics of China, average exchange rate of CNY against USD in 2016 is 6.6423