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Table 3 Results: Logit Regression

From: Place of residence & financial hardship: the situation of people with spinal cord injury

  Marginal effects Standard errors
Personal / family characteristics:
 sex: male 0.050 (0.034)
 age 0.016* (0.007)
 ageb 0.000* (0.000)
 nationality: Swiss −0.035 (0.055)
 health quality −0.078*** (0.015)
 SCI type: paraplegia 0.017 (0.031)
 SCI cause: traumatic −0.094** (0.035)
 has a partner 0.042 (0.032)
 children in the household 0.085* (0.037)
Spoken language:a
 German 0.071 (0.113)
 French −0.058 (0.117)
Education:b
 vocational 0.016 (0.057)
 secondary −0.011 (0.056)
 university 0.070 (0.064)
Occupational situation:
 full-time job 0.076 (0.090)
 part-time job 0.120 (0.091)
 in education 0.010 (0.078)
 unpaid work 0.023 (0.090)
 unemployed 0.200* (0.079)
 homemaker −0.073 (0.044)
 invalidity pension −0.028 (0.090)
 retired −0.026 (0.054)
 other activity 0.152* (0.065)
 household income −0.110*** (0.010)
Canton of residence:c
 AG: Aargau 0.213 (0.158)
 BE: Bern 0.277 (0.156)
 BL: Basel-Landschaft 0.191 (0.161)
 BS: Basel-Stadt 0.139 (0.175)
 FR: Fribourg 0.208 (0.175)
 GE: Geneva 0.385* (0.182)
 GR: Graubunden 0.386* (0.171)
 JU: Jura 0.216 (0.203)
 LU: Lucerne 0.272 (0.159)
 NE: Neuchatel 0.364 (0.192)
 SG: St. Gallen 0.194 (0.165)
 SO: Solothurn 0.155 (0.171)
 SZ: Schwyz 0.291 (0.179)
 TG: Thurgau 0.329* (0.164)
 TI: Ticino 0.243 (0.196)
 VD: Vaud 0.343* (0.170)
 VS: Valais 0.320 (0.166)
 ZH: Zurich 0.241 (0.156)
 Observations 1233  
  1. Robust standard errors in parenthesis
  2. For discrete variables, the marginal effects should be interpreted respect to the reference group:
  3. aItalian is the reference group
  4. bCompulsory education is the reference group
  5. cThe canton of Zug is the reference group
  6. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001