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Table 4 Logit regression estimation of the number of chronic diseases, health behaviors and health status in the elderly

From: Association between falls in elderly and the number of chronic diseases and health-related behaviors based on CHARLS 2018: health status as a mediating variable

   (1) (2) (3)
  Variables Depression Pain ADL
All ChronicDisease 0.688*** (0.0742) 0.329*** (0.0320) 0.186*** (0.0280)
Sleeptime − 0.721*** (0.0398) −0.130*** (0.0151) − 0.107*** (0.0154)
Drinking 0.528*** (0.194) −0.00857 (0.0698) − 0.0346 (0.0778)
Smoking −0.172 (0.126) − 0.0433 (0.0455) 0.0221 (0.0503)
Activity −0.107 (0.104) −0.208*** (0.0388) 0.132*** (0.0412)
Care (yes) ChronicDisease 0.571*** (0.147) 0.162*** (0.0474) 0.139*** (0.0399)
Sleeptime −0.678*** (0.0755) − 0.0647*** (0.0235) − 0.176*** (0.0207)
Drinking 0.273 (0.438) −0.191 (0.136) 0.0779 (0.114)
Smoking 0.131 (0.268) −0.0217 (0.0832) 0.0253 (0.0693)
Activity 0.282 (0.223) 0.250*** (0.0694) 0.0615 (0.0586)
Care (no) ChronicDisease 0.731*** (0.0860) 0.316*** (0.0353) 0.193*** (0.0351)
Sleeptime −0.740*** (0.0469) −0.135*** (0.0173) −0.139*** (0.0204)
Drinking 0.580*** (0.215) 0.0253 (0.0762) 0.00559 (0.0970)
Smoking −0.287** (0.142) −0.0159 (0.0501) 0.0431 (0.0641)
Activity −0.223* (0.118) − 0.163*** (0.0426) 0.0774 (0.0517)
  1. 1 z-statistics in parentheses *** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, * p < 0.1
  2. 2 Depression is a continuous variable, and OLS regression model is used, while other variables are classified variables, and Logit model is used
  3. 3 Control variables are not placed in the table for simplicity