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Table 4 Multinomial Logistic Regression showing Association between Coping Mechanism and Selected Socio-economic Variables

From: Distress financing in coping with out-of-pocket expenditure for maternity care in India

Coping Mechanisms   Borrowings Insurance Other Coping Mechanisms
  Variables RRR 95% Conf. Interval RRR 95% Conf. Interval RRR 95% Conf. Interval
CMCE CMCE (no) ®       
CMCE (yes) 2.59*** (2.15, 3.13) 1.39*** (1.28, 1.52) 1.27* (1.02, 1.57)
Residence Rural®       
Urban 0.72*** (0.62, 0.85) 1.11*** (1.05, 1.18) 0.99 (0.87, 1.14)
Literacy of mother No literate®       
Literate without schooling 0.44 (0.16, 1.22) 0.73 (0.51, 1.04) 0.64 (0.32, 1.27)
Primary 0.83 (0.66, 1.06) 1.21*** (1.09, 1.34) 0.83 (0.68, 1.02)
Secondary 0.65*** (0.53, 0.81) 1.29*** (1.17, 1.41) 0.95 (0.79, 1.13)
Higher secondary 0.53*** (0.41, 0.69) 1.35*** (1.21, 1.5) 0.78* (0.62, 0.98)
Graduate and above 0.38*** (0.29, 0.51) 1.81*** (1.62, 2.02) 0.75* (0.58, 0.97)
Wealth quartile Quartile 1®       
Quartile 2 1.22 (0.98, 1.5) 1.1* (1.01, 1.2) 1 (0.85, 1.18)
Quartile 3 1.24* (1.01, 1.53) 1.31*** (1.2, 1.42) 0.86 (0.73, 1.02)
Quartile 4 1.07 (0.84, 1.37) 1.74*** (1.59, 1.9) 0.63*** (0.51, 0.77)
Caste of the mother ST®       
SC 1.43* (1.07, 1.91) 0.51*** (0.46, 0.56) 1.23 (0.99, 1.53)
Others 1.12 (0.86, 1.46) 0.51*** (0.48, 0.56) 1.19 (0.98, 1.45)
Type of health facility Govt/Public Hospital®       
Private Hospitals 3.07*** (2.56, 3.68) 1.05 (0.98, 1.13) 0.82* (0.7, 0.98)
  Constant 0.04*** (0.03, 0.05) 0.54*** (0.48, 0.6) 0.09*** (0.07, 0.11)
  1. Note: The number of samples for the sale of physical assets category are very less for regression analysis. ® = Reference category, P < 0.1 = *, P < 0.04 = **, P < 0.01 = *** Level of significance for multinomial logistic regression