Estimating health expenditure shares from household surveys
Rouselle F Lavado, Benjamin PC Brooks & Michael Hanlon
Volume 91, Number 7, July 2013, 519-524C
Table 2. Descriptive statistics for independent variables
|Health expenditure share (%)||6.28||4.07||0.11||5.24||27.42|
|Number of health questions||8.54||18.10||1||5||274|
|Number of total expenditure questions||96.58||202.28||1||6||2431|
|Recall period (months)||3.00||4.01||0.30||1||12|
|Data collection modea||0.11||–||–||–||–|
|Health module placementb||0.04||–||–||–||–|
SD, standard deviation.
a The indicator was assigned a value of 1 if the data were obtained by survey and a value of 0 if obtained through interview.
b The indicator was assigned a value of 1 if in a separate module and a value of 0 otherwise.