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Table 5 Logistic regression results on factors affecting catastrophic expenditure

From: Equity of the premium of the Ghanaian national health insurance scheme and the implications for achieving universal coverage

  5% 10% 15% Ability to pay
Constant −7.013 −23.450 28.354 7.604*
Age 0.006 −0.059 0.104 0.011*
Female 0.172 0.620 26.477 0.012
Ability to pay* −0.003 −0.002 −0.022  
Number of adults 0.560 0.814 7.399 0.062*
Tertiary 5.358 7.192 −110.608 0.013
Secondary 3.983 6.515 −78.981 −0.279*
Basic 4.870 6.750 −72.999 -.251*
Kumasi 0.218 −0.544 5.662 0.704*
Married 0.311 15.596 8.730 0.183*
  1. *Statistically significance at 5% significance level.