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Table 5 Final generalized linear model results for the variables associated with TB inpatients’ hospitalization costs and OOP expenditures+

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

  Total costs OOP expenditures
β 95% CI P-value β 95% CI P-value
Constant 265.35 (− 429.66, 960.37) 0.454 −208.00 (− 561.84, 145.84) 0.249
Sex 0.87 (−78.41, 80.16) 0.983 −0.73 (−41.10, 39.63) 0.972
Age
 15–44 −79.03 (− 260.10, 102.05) 0.392 −25.03 (− 117.21, 67.16) 0.595
 45–59 − 164.31 (− 349.067, 20.44) 0.081 −80.42 (− 174.47, 13.64) 0.094
 60–74 −96.27 (− 275.96, 83.42) 0.294 −57.85 (− 149.33, 33.63) 0.215
  ≥ 75 − 114.72 (−311.79, 82.35) 0.254 −64.00 (−164.33, 36.33) 0.211
County
 Dingyuan 276.72 (148.71, 404.73) < 0.001 134.45 (69.28, 199.62) < 0.001
 Funan 190.27 (66.95, 313.59) 0.002 16.38 (−46.41, 79.16) 0.609
 Huining − 250.73 (− 365.98, − 135.47) < 0.001 −156.02 (−214.69, −97.34) < 0.001
 Weiyuan −114.13 (− 336.61, 108.35) 0.315 −8.34 (− 121.61, 104.93) 0.885
Length of stay 34.76 (31.50, 38.01) < 0.001 13.85 (12.19, 15.50) < 0.001
Provincial attribute − 540.94 (− 684.58, − 397.31) < 0.001 − 359.98 (− 433.11, − 286.86) < 0.001
Institution level 706.70 (618.28, 795.13) < 0.001 494.26 (449.24, 539.28) < 0.001
Ownership of hospitals − 405.83 (− 753.50, −58.17) 0.022 −141.87 (− 318.88, 35.13) 0.116
Functional attribute − 325.39 (− 437.18, − 213.60) < 0.001 − 191.90 (− 248.81, − 134.98) < 0.001
Family attribute 119.17 (−90.86, 329.19) 0.266 95.16 (−11.76, 202.09) 0.081
  1. + The references groups: Sex: male; Age: 0–14; County: Danyang; Provincial attribute: cross provincial; Institution level: secondary hospitals; Ownership of hospitals: public; Functional attribute: specialized; Family attribute: poor