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Table 2 Economic status and health needs between members and non-members

From: How does the New Cooperative Medical Scheme influence health service utilization? A study in two provinces in rural China

  Non-NCMS NCMS P value
Annual income per capita (Yuan) 5,601 5,811 P = 0.484
Prevalence of illness in the last 4 weeks (%) 26.2% (455/1,739) 24.3% (5,076/20,889) P = 0.082
Prevalence of chronic disease in last 12 months (%) 17.4% (303/1,739) 17.4% (3,640/20,889) P = 0.999