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Table 4 Multinomial probit regression results with public providers as comparison group

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

Variables Option
  Self-med. OTC Private
log of age -0.869 -0.911 -0.152
  (0.751) (0.634) (0.739)
sex of child -0.645* -0.250 -0.427
  (0.385) (0.317) (0.395)
sex of payer -0.258 -0.183 -0.184
  (0.419) (0.349) (0.411)
log of income -0.220*** -0.048 0.015
  (0.084) (0.079) (0.099)
education -0.016 -0.015 -0.029
  (0.046) (0.037) (0.045)
HI status -0.530 -0.760** -1.045**
  (0.460) (0.387) (0.509)
log of trt. Cost -0.375** -0.191 1.582***
  (0.179) (0.160) (0.296)
time 0.041*** 0.049*** 0.014**
  (0.006) (0.005) (0.007)
Constant 7.943** 5.062* -17.097***
  (3.451) (3.034) (4.435)
  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