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Table 2 Sample characteristics (N = 33,168)

From: Identifying the determinants of health insurance coverage among Peruvian women of reproductive age: an assessment based on the national Peruvian demographic survey of 2017

Outcome variable N %
Health insurance status
 No insurance 8391 25.3
 SIS 15,087 45.5
 Standard Insurance (EsSalud, FFAA/Police, EPS, Private) 9690 29.2
Explanatory variables
Highest educational level attained
  Primary or no education 5969 17.9
  Secondary 15,140 45.7
  Higher but no university 6068 15.3
  Higher, university or Postgraduate 5991 18.1
Ethnicity
  Other 2117 6.4
  Spanish 31,051 93.6
Marital status
  Not currently married 14,395 43.4
  Currently married 18,773 56.6
Place of residence
  Rural 6432 19.4
  Urban 26,736 80.6
Wealth index
  Poorest 5535 17.0
  Poorer 6842 20.6
  Middle 7127 21.5
  Wealthier 6943 20.9
  Wealthiest 6720 20.3
Currently working
  No 12,128 36.6
  Yes 21,040 63.4
Births in last 5 years
  0 23,418 70.6
  1+ 9750 29.4
Total living children
  0 10,582 31.9
  1–2 14,455 43.6
  3+ 8131 24.5
Household size
  1–3 9402 28.4
  4–6 19,088 57.6
  7+ 4678 14.0
Age Mean SD
  15–49 (continuous) 31.3 9.8