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Table 1 Descriptive statistics

From: Time goes by so slowly (for those who wait): a field experiment in health care

  Price offered for the non-waiting time consult (Mexican pesos)
200 250 300
Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD
Paid 0.24***   0.12   0.06***  
Waiting time (in minutes) 115.58 [6.40] 111.21 [5.33] 122.59 [6.98]
Age 60.68 [1.86] 61.43 [1.57] 61.78 [1.97]
Gender (male = 1) 0.39   0.34   0.36  
Household head 0.42   0.36   0.41  
Was accompanied 0.84   0.76   0.81  
Responsible for own health decisions 0.58   0.51   0.53  
Number of kids 3.16 [0.24] 3.27 [0.22] 3.19 [0.28]
Dirt floor 0.42   0.51   0.53  
Observations 95 99 85
  1. Standard errors of means in brackets
  2. * Significant at 10%
  3. ** Significant at 5%
  4. *** Significant at 1% for the test of that category against the rest