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Table 4 VAS score reported by respondents and multiple linear regression analysis

From: Inequalities in health status among rural residents: EQ-5D findings from household survey China

Indicators Single factor analysis Multiple linear analysis
Mean SD P-value β-estimate 95% CI
Gender      
  Male 82.379 12.029 0.967 0.000  
  Female 82.317 15.019   −0.418 (−3.331,2.496)
Age group     −0.217 (−0.342,-0.092)
  18-44 85.740 10.518 <0.001***   
  45-64 79.135 14.526    
  65+ 76.652 15.925    
Marital      
  Single 83.596 15.265 0.461 0.000  
  Married 82.130 12.777   2.401 (−1.871,6.672)
Education      
  Low level 78.374 15.776 <0.001*** 0.000  
  High level 83.930 11.670   2.666 (0.978,6.310)
Income group      
  Low level 81.949 13.296 0.509 0.000  
  High level 82.949 13.039   −0.651 (−3.636,2.333)
Occupation      
  Farmer 81.397 13.573 0.229 0.000  
  Others 83.134 12.831   1.852 (−1.039,4.742)
  1. Note: P-value: independent two-sample t-test or one-way ANOVA; ***P < 0.001; Bolded: statistically significant; CI: confidence interval; VAS: visual analog scale; SD: Standard deviation.