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Table 4 Regression analysis of monthly outpatient expenditure for hypertensive and diabetic patients in 2011 and 2012

From: Financial protection of rural health insurance for patients with hypertension and diabetes: repeated cross-sectional surveys in rural China

  Hypertension Diabetes
β (95 % CI) β (95 % CI)
Constant 111.1 (−138.9, 361.1) 12.4 (−307.8, 332.6)
Sex
 Male (Reference) 0 0
 Female −1.4 (−60.0, 57.2) 40.2 (−37.9, 118.3)
Age −1.0 (−3.6, 1.7) −0.9 (−4.3, 2.6)
Education level
 Non-illiterate (Reference) 0 0
 Illiterate 55.0 (−7.4, 117.5) 58.8 (−17.6, 135.2)
No. of outpatient visits 24.1 (10.9, 37.3)** 64.3 (44.9, 83.8)**
NCMS premium −0.3 (−1.0, 0.3) −0.2 (−1.0, 0.6)
Year
 2011 (Reference) 0 0
 2012 98.5 (25.6, 171.3)** 135.1 (44.0, 226.2)**
Adjusted R-squared 0.026** 0.071**
  1. *: 0.01 < P < 0.05; **: P < 0.01