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Table 2 Estimation Results from OLS and Probit

From: Who gets a mammogram amongst European women aged 50-69 years?

  (OLS) Mammogram   (Probit) Mammogram  
Physician Quality Index 0.107** (0.041) 0.116*** (0.042)
Life Expectancy 0.065** (0.030) 0.072** (0.031)
55 < = Age < 60 (d) 0.015 (0.015) 0.020 (0.018)
60 < = Age < 65 (d) 0.005 (0.013) 0.007 (0.015)
65 < = Age < 70 (d) -0.095** (0.032) -0.102*** (0.035)
Self Assessed Health -0.009** (0.004) -0.011** (0.005)
Number of ADL -0.029** (0.011) -0.032*** (0.012)
Heart Attack (d) -0.020 (0.021) -0.023 (0.024)
Stroke (d) -0.083** (0.031) -0.099*** (0.036)
Diabetes (d) -0.055** (0.019) -0.063*** (0.021)
Lung Disease (d) 0.012 (0.025) 0.010 (0.030)
ISCED Low (d) -0.056** (0.020) -0.066*** (0.021)
Verbal Fluency 0.002* (0.001) 0.003** (0.001)
Recall Delayed 0.001 (0.004) 0.000 (0.004)
Has Partner (d) 0.046*** (0.014) 0.053*** (0.016)
Children in Household -0.008 (0.013) -0.009 (0.014)
Doctor Visits = 10 (d) 0.041** (0.016) 0.046*** (0.018)
Regularly Drugs (d) 0.055*** (0.010) 0.064*** (0.011)
Hospital Stays = 2 (d) 0.019 (0.047) 0.016 (0.051)
Year and Country Dummies     
Year 2006 0.006 (0.010) 0.007 (0.013)
Austria (d) 0.477*** (0.009) 0.318*** (0.004)
Germany (d) 0.251*** (0.006) 0.209*** (0.004)
Sweden (d) 0.634*** (0.008) 0.365*** (0.001)
Netherlands (d) 0.645*** (0.011) 0.378*** (0.002)
Spain (d) 0.470*** (0.021) 0.312*** (0.007)
Italy (d) 0.452*** (0.018) 0.314*** (0.008)
France (d) 0.614*** (0.010) 0.362*** (0.002)
Greece (d) 0.225*** (0.020) 0.191*** (0.014)
Switzerland (d) 0.271*** (0.010) 0.217*** (0.007)
Belgium (d) 0.538*** (0.009) 0.349*** (0.003)
Czech (d) 0.343*** (0.021) 0.257*** (0.012)
Poland (d) 0.238*** (0.025) 0.200*** (0.018)
Ireland (d) 0.285*** (0.023) 0.224*** (0.015)
Observations 6,893   6,893  
  1. Marginal effects; Standard errors in parentheses; (d) for discrete change of dummy variable from 0 to 1
  2. * p < 0.10, ** p < 0.05, *** p < 0.01