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Table 4 MNL model for health care seeking behavior of urban dwellers in 2014a, b

From: Examining the changing health care seeking behavior in the era of health sector reforms in India: evidences from the National Sample Surveys 2004 & 2014

  PUB02 PVT01 PVT02 OTH01 OTH02
Intercept −0.709*** (−3.790) 1.164*** (13.139) 0.229** (2.318) −1.421*** (−7.483) 0.343** (2.287)
MEDEXP [Medical expenditure] −0.001*** (−7.000) 2.08E-04*** (7.802) 2.38E-04*** (9.015) −0.001*** (−4.523) −0.001*** (−6.493)
TRNEXP [Transport expenditure] −1.61E-06 (−0.005) −0.001*** (−6.669) −2.68E-04*** (−4.111) −0.001* (−1.673) −0.019*** (−9.720)
AGE [Age] 0.007*** (2.772) −0.004*** (−2.981) −0.003** (−2.525) 0.004 (1.241) 0.003 (1.293)
HHSZ [Household size] 0.014 (0.617) −0.019** (−2.051) −0.075*** (−7.254) 0.022 (1.063) −0.013 (−0.703)
HHEXP [Household expenditure] −3.11E-05*** (−2.982) 4.80E-05*** (12.714) 5.25E-05*** (13.669) 3.64E-05*** (4.465) −4.89E-06 (−0.629)
BINCHRc [Chronic ailment] −0.034 (−0.148) −0.170* (−1.933) 0.114 (1.222) −1.165*** (−5.333) −0.644*** (−3.371)
BM1501c [Ailment started more than 15 days ago and is continuing] −0.973*** (−4.049) −0.668*** (−6.638) −0.035 (−0.317) −0.907*** (−4.175) −1.472*** (−7.636)
BM1502c [Ailment started more than 15 days ago and has ended] −0.265 (−1.080) −0.304** (−2.427) −0.319** (−2.132) −0.068 (−0.319) −0.318* (−1.799)
BL1501c [Ailment started less than 15 days ago and is continuing] −0.183 (−1.067) −0.208** (−2.271) −0.260** (−2.386) −0.194 (−1.209) −0.344*** (−2.713)
MALEc [Gender is male] −0.231** (−2.255) −0.173*** (−3.739) −0.100** (−2.030) −0.051 (−0.470) −0.131 (−1.592)
BINMRDc [Married] −0.329*** (−2.978) 0.006 (0.117) 0.111** (2.003) 0.011 (0.088) 0.134 (1.393)
LITERTc [Literate] 0.207* (1.848) 0.053 (1.019) −0.011 (−0.204) 0.271** (2.166) 0.246*** (2.627)
BINSCHc [Covered by health care expenditure support scheme] 0.093 (0.821) −0.463*** (−8.655) −0.159*** (−2.907) −0.138 (−1.064) −0.277*** (−2.761)
  1. *significant at 90% confidence interval (p < 0.1);**significant at 95% (p < 0.05);***significant at 99% (p < 0.01)
  2. aNumbers outside parentheses reflect parameter estimates, while numbers in parentheses reflect t-statistic values
  3. bThe reader is requested to refer to Table 2 for a more detailed description of variables
  4. cBinary variables