Table 5

Healthcare utilisation by insurance status and sex

MaleFemale
InsuredNon-insuredDifferenceSE*P valueInsuredNon-insuredDifferenceSE*P value
Consulted a practitionerNN19.05112.8306.2212.0940.00322.28212.01210.2701.9430.000
Radius†19.05112.8306.2212.0600.00322.28212.01210.2701.9290.000
Kernel19.05110.4538.5991.6140.00022.28213.0179.2661.5980.000
HospitalisedNN12.8135.3137.5001.4440.00013.1178.3034.8131.5940.000
Radius†12.8135.3137.5001.4450.00013.1178.3034.8131.6210.003
Kernel12.8135.1267.6871.2550.00013.1177.8605.2571.3170.000
  • *Bootstrapped.

  • †Imposed calliper width: 0.045 for males and 0.041 for females.

  • NN, nearest neighbourhood.