Table 5

Predictors of the willingness to accept pharmaceutical interventions.

Preventive intervention

Curative intervention


Interest in intervention*

Willingness to pay†

Interest in intervention*

Willingness to pay†


Coefficient estimate

P-value

Coefficient estimate

P-value

Coefficient estimate

P-value

Coefficient estimate

P-value


Perceived likelihood scale

1.83

<0.001

0.52

<0.001

1.82

<0.001

0.32

0.004

Estimated death toll

0.12

0.13

0.12

<0.001

-0.07

0.45

0.11

<0.001

Information seeking activities

0.78

<0.001

0.24

<0.001

1.03

<0.001

0.20

<0.001

Quarantine measures

0.84

0.02

0.55

<0.001

-0.29

0.42

0.39

<0.001

Household size

0.08

0.12

0.04

0.02

0.14

0.03

0.04

0.04

Sex

0.19

0.16

0.03

0.50

0.39

0.02

0.09

0.09

Age

0.005

0.28

-0.01

<0.001

-0.002

0.61

-0.01

<0.001

H1N1 cases in respondent's state

-0.0003

0.10

-0.0001

0.20

-0.0004

0.08

-0.0002

0.01

Days since the first day

-0.01

0.09

-0.01

0.08

-0.01

0.34

0.00

0.71


The table presents regression results to examine predictors of the four scales of willingness to accept pharmaceutical interventions. * shows results from logistic regressions and † shows results from linear regressions.

Ibuka et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2010 10:296   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-10-296

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