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Table 5 Logistic regression (LR) results

From: A study on the current state and equity level of social participation ability among older adults in Henan Province, China

Indicators βa SEb Walsc P OR (95%CI)
Age (> = 80 years)d - - 24.047  < 0.001 -
 60 ≤ Age < 70 0.537 0.110 23.999  < 0.001 1.711(1.380 ~ 2.120)
 70 ≤ Age < 80 0.419 0.112 13.981  < 0.001 1.521(1.221 ~ 1.895)
Sex (Female) -0.02 0.069 0.081 0.776 0.981(0.856 ~ 1.123)
Residence (Rural) 0.039 0.100 0.148 0.701 1.039(0.854 ~ 1.265)
Educational level (College degree and above) - - 120.519  < 0.001 -
 Illiteracy -1.733 0.302 33.045  < 0.001 0.177(0.098 ~ 0.319)
 Primary school -1.137 0.298 14.523  < 0.001 0.321(0.179 ~ 0.576)
 Junior high school -0.897 0.298 9.088 0.003 0.408(0.228 ~ 0.731)
 High School/Technical School -0.527 0.302 3.042 0.081 0.590(0.326 ~ 1.067)
Pre-retirement occupatione (Others)    23.877  < 0.001 -
 Government staffs -0.052 0.134 0.149 0.699 0.950(0.73 ~ 1.235)
 Industry and service workers -0.079 0.114 0.48 0.489 0.924(0.739 ~ 1.155)
 Agricultural staffs -0.363 0.082 19.634  < 0.001 0.695(0.592 ~ 0.817)
Income (3001and above) - - 8.035 0.045 -
 1000 and below -0.262 0.167 2.457 0.117 0.770(0.555 ~ 1.068)
 1001–2000 -0.062 0.166 0.138 0.710 0.940(0.679 ~ 1.302)
 2001–3000 -0.015 0.172 0.007 0.932 0.985(0.703 ~ 1.381)
Medical insurance (Others) - - 4.341 0.227 -
 Basic Medical Insurance for Urban Employeesf 0.286 0.214 1.784 0.182 1.331(0.875 ~ 2.026)
 Basic Medical Insurance for Urban Residentsg 0.382 0.197 3.788 0.049 1.466(0.996 ~ 2.158)
 New Rural Cooperative Medical Systemh 0.201 0.176 1.315 0.252 1.223(0.867 ~ 1.726)
Constant 1.566 0.406 14.911  < 0.001 4.788
  1. aβ: β refers to the regression coefficient
  2. bSE: SE refers to standard error
  3. cWals: Wals is a statistic used to test whether the independent variable has an effect on the dependent variable
  4. d: Indicates comparative items
  5. ePre-retirement occupation: Occupations in which older individuals spend the majority of their time prior to retirement
  6. fBasic Medical Insurance for Urban Employees: In China, it refers to basic medical insurance program mandated by law, in which all urban firms’ employees must enroll. The insurance premium shall be borne by both the employer and the employee
  7. gBasic Medical Insurance for Urban Residents: It is a kind of basic medical insurance for urban residents. Insurance premiums are mainly paid by individual residents (families), supplemented by appropriate government subsidies
  8. hNew Rural Cooperative Medical System: It is a kind of basic medical insurance established for rural residents, which raises funds by means of individual payment, collective support and government funding