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Table 4 The impact of NRCMS reimbursement on health payment-induced poverty

From: The impact of health insurance on poverty among rural older adults: an evidence from nine counties of western China

  Poverty or not Depth of poverty Intensity of poverty
Catastrophic health expenditure or not 0.3145*** (0.2220) 0.4478*** (0.1016) 0.3192*** (0.0728)
Reimbursement expense ratio 0.0289 (0.0601) 0.0411 (0.0273) 0.0280 (0.0196)
Interaction term −0.0651*** (0.0743) − 0.0894*** (0.0335) − 0.0638*** (0.0240)
Martial status 0.0262 (0.1596) 0.0243 (0.0678) 0.0175 (0.0484)
Number of children 0.0280* (0.0477) 0.0256 (0.0206) 0.0170 (0.0147)
Relationship with children −0.0472* (0.0815) −0.0466*** (0.0362) − 0.0274 (0.0259)
Financial support from children 0.0602*** (0.0436) −0.0919*** (0.0210) −0.0693*** (0.0151)
Frequency of face-to-face interaction with children −0.0710*** (0.0692) −0.1016*** (0.0285) − 0.0700*** (0.0204)
Frequency of interaction by telephone with children −0.0627** (0.0834) 0.0898 (0.0353) 0.0620*** (0.0253)
Social involvement 0.0148 (0.0709) 0.0228 (0.0345) 0.0188 (0.0247)
Economic involvement 0.0148 (0.0709) 0.0108 (0.0567) 0.0069 (0.0406)
Gender −0.0488 (0.1373) −0.0481 (0.0633) − 0.0313 (0.0453)
Age 0.0022 (0.0112) 0.0051 (0.0048) 0.0040 (0.0034)
Years for education −0.0023*** (0.0203) −0.0014 (0.0095) − 0.0008 (0.0068)
Observations 520 520 520
Pseudo R2 0.2170 0.2501 0.3266
  1. Note: numbers in bracket are consistent standard errors. ***, **, * respectively means the significance level of 0.01, 0.05 and 0.1