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Table 6 Results of the multiple logistic regression analysis determining the factors associated with the post- reimbursement (via the NRCMS) CMP incidence caused by medical payments for hypertension, stroke or CHD *

From: Role of the new rural cooperative medical system in alleviating catastrophic medical payments for hypertension, stroke and coronary heart disease in poor rural areas of China

Variables Values OR (95% CI) P
Age 60 years or below 1  
  60 years or above 1.87 (1.19, 2.95) 0.0067
Educational background Literate 1  
Illiterate 1.56 (1.07, 2.27) 0.0214
Marital status Married 1  
  Divorced, widowed or unmarried 1.67 (1.11, 2.51) 0.0145
Occupation Farming 1  
  Non-farming 1.96 (1.34, 2.85) 0.0004
Annual income RMB1300/$208.1 per capita or above 1  
  Less than RMB1300/$208.1 per capita 4.95 (3.28, 7.48) <0.0001
Disease Hypertension 1  
  Stroke 3.94 (2.38, 6.51) <0.0001
  CHD 2.25 (1.38, 3.65) 0.0011
  1. *-2 Log L (intercept and covariates) = 783.026; R-square = 0.1226; max-rescaled R-square = 0.2320; Wald chi-square = 129.56, P < 0.001; Deviance value = 459.8351 (df = 527), P = 0.9839; Pearson value = 633.3337 (df = 527), P = 0.0010.