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Table 6 Analysis results of Probit regression models

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

  Logit Probit
  m1 m2 m4 m5
Variables Fall Fall Fall Fall
ChronicDisease 0.167*** (0.0265) 0.113*** (0.0272) 0.0951*** (0.0161) 0.0615*** (0.0166)
Sleeptime − 0.0725*** (0.0150) − 0.0324** (0.0154) − 0.0418*** (0.00888) −0.0182** (0.00922)
Drinking −0.224*** (0.0741) −0.229*** (0.0750) − 0.135*** (0.0438) − 0.140*** (0.0443)
Smoking 0.104** (0.0489) 0.110** (0.0492) 0.0582** (0.0287) 0.0637** (0.0290)
Activity −0.104*** (0.0400) −0.104** (0.0406) − 0.0637*** (0.0236) − 0.0629*** (0.0240)
Age 0.109** (0.0487) 0.119** (0.0494) 0.0701** (0.0289) 0.0768*** (0.0293)
Gender 0.234*** (0.0886) 0.156* (0.0897) 0.125** (0.0524) 0.0732 (0.0532)
Residence 0.187** (0.0790) 0.0710 (0.0804) 0.0990** (0.0461) 0.0237 (0.0470)
Education 0.115 (0.111) 0.177 (0.112) 0.0844 (0.0652) 0.121* (0.0660)
Marital status 0.280*** (0.0794) 0.217*** (0.0809) 0.151*** (0.0479) 0.114** (0.0487)
Care −0.590*** (0.0692) −0.293*** (0.0742) −0.355*** (0.0419) −0.182*** (0.0449)
Economic status 0.0103 (0.0109) 0.0186* (0.0112) 0.00537 (0.00636) 0.0103 (0.00648)
Depression   0.0284*** (0.00497)   0.0173*** (0.00300)
Pain   0.414*** (0.0800)   0.235*** (0.0453)
ADL   0.559*** (0.0724)   0.332*** (0.0441)
0.927*** (0.351) 2.153*** (0.369)   
/cut2 1.955*** (0.353) 3.204*** (0.371)   
Constant    −0.507** (0.207) −1.204*** (0.217)
Observations 5867 5867 5867 5867
  1. z-statistics in parentheses;*** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, * p < 0.1