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Table 2 Multinomial probit regression results with self-medication as comparison group

From: Treatment choices for fevers in children under-five years in a rural Ghanaian district

Variables Option
  OTC Public Private
log of age 0.041 0.869 0.717
  (0.551) (0.751) (0.899)
sex of child 0.396 0.645* 0.218
  (0.283) (0.385) (0.467)
sex of payer 0.074 0.258 0.074
  (0.316) (0.419) (0.497)
log of income 0.172*** 0.220*** 0.235**
  (0.073) (0.084) (0.106)
Education 0.000 0.016 -0.014
  (0.037) (0.046) (0.056)
HI status -0.230 0.530 -0.515
  (0.339) (0.460) (0.594)
log of trt. cost 0.184* 0.375** 1.957***
  (0.127) (0.179) (0.324)
Time 0.008 -0.041*** -0.026***
  (0.005) (0.006) (0.007)
Constant -2.882 -7.943** -25.040***
  (2.533) (3.451) (5.096)
  1. Log pseudo likelihood = -214.24853
  2. Number of observations = 403
  3. Wald chi square (24) = 180.09
  4. Probability level of significance based on Wild chi square = 0.000
  5. Notes: ***, **, * denotes significant at 1%, 5%, and 10% respectively.
  6. Values are coefficients, with robust standard errors in parentheses