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Table 4 Generalized linear model with the prevalence of TCAM practitioner usage controlled by GDP per capita (N = 31)

From: The impact of uncertainty in society on the use of traditional, complementary and alternative medicine: a comparative study on visits to alternative/traditional/folk health care practitioners

Overall Model 1.1 Model 1.2 Model 1.3 Model 2
B SE P value B SE P value B SE P value B SE P value
Intercept 1.890 0.635 0.006** 3.550 0.268 < 0.001*** 3.717 0.306 < 0.001*** 2.985 0.818 0.001**
Gini index 0.029 0.015 0.064        0.022 0.016 0.175
Unemployment rate     −0.041 0.018 0.031*     −0.044 0.019 0.027*
Aging rate        −0.059 0.021 0.009** −0.031 0.025 0.221
Deviance 7.7 7.1 6.5 5.3
AIC 237.3 234.8 232.0 229.3
Men
 Intercept 1.723 0.645 0.012** 3.445 0.279 < 0.001*** 3.665 0.317 < 0.001*** 2.843 0.843 0.002**
 Gini index 0.032 0.015 0.050        0.024 0.016 0.157
 Unemployment rate     −0.038 0.019 0.054     −0.042 0.019 0.039*
 Aging rate        −0.061 0.022 0.009** −0.033 0.026 0.207
  Deviance 7.8 7.6 6.7 5.4
  AIC 227.6 226.6 222.4 220.0
Women
 Intercept 1.999 0.642 0.004** 3.620 0.269 < 0.001*** 3.759 0.307 < 0.001*** 3.104 0.827 < 0.001***
 Gini index 0.028 0.015 0.079        0.021 0.016 0.211
 Unemployment rate     −0.043 0.018 0.025*     −0.045 0.019 0.026*
 Aging rate        −0.059 0.021 0.010* −0.031 0.025 0.230
  Deviance 8.0 7.2 6.9 5.5
  AIC 245.3 242.0 240.1 237.6
  1. B Coefficient
  2. SE Standard error
  3. AIC Akaike’s Information Criterion
  4. ***: p < 0.001; **: p < 0.01; *: p < 0.05