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Table 3 Description of EQ-5D health state and economic-related inequality in EQ-5D scores between respondents with and without contracted family physician

From: The effects of family physician-contracted service on health-related quality of life and equity in health in China

  Before matching After matching
With contracted family physician Without contracted family physician p With contracted family physician Without contracted family physician p
Mean 95% CI Mean 95% CI Mean 95% CI Mean 95% CI
Mobility Moderate problem 0.0928 (0.0837, 0.1028) 0.0926 (0.0827, 0.1037) <  0.001 0.0947 (0.0836, 0.1070) 0.1498 (0.1354, 0.1654) <  0.001
Extreme problem 0.0076 (0.0052, 0.0111) 0.0078 (0.0052, 0.0117) 0.249 0.0058 (0.0034, 0.0097) 0.0102 (0.0067, 0.0154) 0.150
Selfcare Moderate problem 0.0397 (0.0337, 0.0466) 0.0336 (0.0277, 0.0407) 0.434 0.0383 (0.0313, 0.0467) 0.0549 (0.0461, 0.0653) 0.065
Extreme problem 0.0096 (0.0068, 0.0134) 0.0088 (0.0060, 0.0129) 0.422 0.0082 (0.0053, 0.0127) 0.0141 (0.0099, 0.0200) 0.165
Activity Moderate problem 0.0560 (0.0489, 0.0640) 0.0506 (0.0432, 0.0591) 0.117 0.0556 (0.0471, 0.0654) 0.0755 (0.0651, 0.0874) 0.045
Extreme problem 0.0200 (0.0159, 0.0251) 0.0227 (0.0179, 0.0288) 0.002 0.0181 (0.0135, 0.0242) 0.0431 (0.0353, 0.0525) <  0.001
Pain Moderate problem 0.1997 (0.1868, 0.2131) 0.2029 (0.1888, 0.2178) <  0.001 0.2008 (0.1854, 0.2172) 0.2707 (0.2525, 0.2898) <  0.001
Extreme problem 0.0087 (0.0061, 0.0124) 0.0143 (0.0105, 0.0192) 0.001 0.0082 (0.0053, 0.0127) 0.0318 (0.0252, 0.0400) <  0.001
Anxiety Moderate problem 0.0906 (0.0815, 0.1004) 0.0882 (0.0785, 0.0990) 0.102 0.0897 (0.0790, 0.1017) 0.1196 (0.1067, 0.1340) 0.016
Extreme problem 0.0051 (0.0032, 0.0080) 0.0071 (0.0046, 0.0109) 0.178 0.0041 (0.0022, 0.0076) 0.0059 (0.0034, 0.0101) 0.555
EQ-5D scores 0.9341 (0.9295, 0.9386) 0.9322 (0.9272, 0.9372) <  0.001 0.9355 (0.9302, 0.9409) 0.8995 (0.8926, 0.9063) <  0.001
CEQ-5D 0.0084 (0.0052, 0.0116) 0.0137 (0.0114, 0.0161) 0.029 0.0084 (0.0047, 0.0122) 0.0263 (0.0187, 0.0340) <  0.001
  1. Note: 95% CI: 95% Confidence Interval, C: Concentration Index
  2. Statistically differences (P <  0.05) in each dimension of EQ-5D between two groups based on Multinomial logistic regression (“No problem” was set as the base outcome); statistically differences (P <  0.05) in utility values of EQ-5D between two groups based on Tobit regressions; all regression adjusted for sex, age group, chronic conditions, economic status, education level, marital status, working status, basic medical insurance, commercial medical insurance, minimum travel time to the nearest health-care facility and residential areas