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Table 5 Average predicted probabilities to report good health from logit and probit models

From: Health inequalities by socioeconomic characteristics in Spain: the economic crisis effect

   2006–07 (%)(1) 2011–12 (%)(1)
Attribute Alternative Logit Probit Logit Probit
Education level No education or primary school 60.88 60.78 63.83 63.53
  Secondary studies 69.07 69.05 72.95 72.99
  University studies 77.12 76.77 82.05 81.69
Interviewee’s professional status Employee 70.10 70.06 76.18 76.03
  Unemployed 64.70 64.83 71.28 71.43
  Retired 57.67 57.43 67.63 67.43
  Student 81.92 81.01 83.90 82.91
  Others 65.57 65.27 63.89 63.63
Reference person professional status Employee 68.49 68.47 73.58 73.58
  No employee 63.12 63.01 69.94 69.84
Gender Man 71.23 71.20 74.36 74.43
  Woman 62.12 62.09 69.43 69.35
Age 16–34 years old 76.47 76.21 85.15 84.72
  35–49 years old 68.66 68.64 74.46 74.42
  50–64 years old 58.91 58.82 66.55 66.52
  65–74 years old 61.90 61.64 67.18 66.98
  75 or more years old 54.59 54.22 53.05 52.55
Nationality Spanish 67.08 67.07 72.00 72.01
  Foreign 61.30 61.34 69.91 69.93
Marital status Single and not living with a partner 68.70 68.62 71.74 71.98
  Married or single and living with a partner 66.20 66.21 72.45 72.43
  Widower, legally separated or divorced 64.73 64.52 68.83 68.58
Total   66.50 66.49 71.77 71.77
  1. (1)Probabilities are expressed in percentages