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Table 4 Description of reimbursement rates in sample counties+

From: What causes high costs for rural tuberculosis inpatients? Evidence from five counties in China

  Mean Median P-value
County    < 0.001
 Dangyang 63.44 62.23  
 Dingyuan 56.56 57.64  
 Funan 56.96 54.00  
 Huining 62.03 69.05  
 Weiyuan 59.25 60.61  
Provincial attribute   < 0.001
 Ext provincial 46.96 50.00  
 Provincial 60.95 62.24  
Institution level   < 0.001
 County hospitals 68.88 70.83  
 Tertiary hospitals 49.26 50.00  
Ownership of hospitals 0.001
 Public 59.79 59.54  
 Private 52.24 50.00  
Functional attribute   < 0.001
 Specialized 50.86 50.00  
 General 61.65 62.35  
  1. +The statistical variances among different groups were obtained by Mann-Whitney U test