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Table 3 Multinomial probit regression results with over-the-counter (OTC) as comparison group

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

Variables Option
  Self-med. Public Private
log of age 0.041 0.911 0.759
  (0.551 (0.634) (0.799)
sex of child -0.396 0.250 -0.178
  (0.283) (0.317) (0.411)
sex of payer -0.074 0.183 -0.000
  (0.316) (0.349) (0.440)
log of income -0.172*** 0.048 0.063
  (0.073) (0.079) (0.099)
Education -0.000 0.015 -0.014
  (0.037) (0.038) (0.049)
HI status 0.229 0.760** -0.285
  (0.339) (0.387) (0.540)
log of trt. cost -0.184 0.191 1.773***
  (0.127) (0.160) (0.310)
time -0.008* -0.049*** -0.034***
  (0.005) (0.005) (0.006)
Constant 2.882 -5.061* -22.158***
  (2.533) (3.034) (4.761)
  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