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Table 3 Ordered Probit marginal effects (M.E.) on the probability to belong to the various waiting time categories for MRI

From: Do rich Israelis wait less for medical care?

  Up to 1 month 2-3 months 4-5 months 6-12 months
  M.E. z M.E. z M.E. z M.E. z
Hospital (vs. in the community) -0.124 -2.35 0.067 2.33 0.036 2.31 0.022 1.98
Female (vs. male) 0.081 1.74 -0.044 -1.72 -0.023 -1.68 -0.014 -1.6
Age 0.001 0.19 -0.001 -0.19 0.000 -0.19 0.000 -0.19
Income per standardized adult (in thousands IS) 0.014 1.29 -0.007 -1.29 -0.004 -1.25 -0.002 -1.23
Public finance only 0.092 1.59 -0.049 -1.58 -0.026 -1.53 -0.016 -1.51
Number of chronic illnesses 0.005 0.28 -0.003 -0.28 -0.001 -0.28 -0.001 -0.28
Peripheral location -0.067 -0.97 0.036 0.97 0.019 0.94 0.012 0.97
Israel or former USSR origin 0.078 1.49 -0.042 -1.48 -0.022 -1.44 -0.014 -1.43
Pseudo R squared =0.02         
  1. Bold = significantly different from zero at p = 0.05.