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Table 3 Results of the two-part regression model and predicted OOP on female sterilization in India, 2015–16

From: Pattern and correlates of out-of-pocket payment (OOP) on female sterilization in India, 1990–2014

Background Characteristicsβ (logit)Confidence Intervalβ (OLS)Confidence IntervalPredicted Mean Cost of OOP (₹)
Respondent’s Age (years)
 Less than 251 1 2307
 25–340.149**(0.032, 0.265)0.094(−0.037, 0.236)2698
 35–490.444***(0.302, 0.586)0.236***(0.073, 0.399)3737
Education Level
 No education1 1 1671
 Primary0.145**(0.026, 0.265)0.056(−0.076, 0.188)2539
 Secondary0.225***(0.115, 0.336)0.051(−0.078, 0.181)3562
 Higher Secondary and Above0.513***(0.392, 0.634)0.077(−0.071, 0.225)6984
Religion
 Hindu1 1 3130
 Muslim0.192***(0.046, 0.339)0.1(− 0.058, 0.257)5336
 Others0.087(−0.119, 0.292)− 0.044(− 0.269, 0.181)4100
Caste
 SC1 1 1859
 ST−0.178**(− 0.340, − 0.017)0.073(− 0.109, 0.254)1199
 OBC0.156***(0.060, 0.251)0.121**(0.010, 0.232)3730
 Others0.409***(0.282, 0.537)0.184***(0.045, 0.232)4950
Place of Residence
 Urban1 1 5364
 Rural−0.073(−0.171, 0.024)0.057(−0.043, 0.156)2328
Number of Surviving Children
 < 21 1 4595
 3−0.195***(− 0.292, − 0.097)−0.159***(− 0.271, − 0.047)2380
 4+− 0.289***(− 0.402, − 0.175)−0.229***(− 0.362, − 0.096)1458
Quality of Care
 Good1 1 3388
 Not Good0.146(−0.042, 0.333)−0.303***(− 0.527, − 0.078)2033
Wealth Index
 Poorest1 1 676
 Poorer0.04(−0.070, 0.150)0.248***(0.104, 0.391)1099
 Middle0.289***(0.168, 0.411)0.420***(0.277, 0.563)2088
 Richer0.735***(0.598, 0.872)0.680***(0.520, 0.840)4497
 Richest1.416***(1.249, 1.584)0.748***(0.565, 0.932)7670
Type of facility
 Public Health Center1 1 669
 Private Health Center5.31***(5.15, 5.48)1.63***(1.52, 1.73)6428
  1. Note: ***p < 0.01, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.10 (indicates statistically significant)