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Table 2 Pre- and post-balanced covariates

From: The allocation of resources in the care for patients with panic disorder in Germany: an excess cost analysis informing policy and science

Covariates Pre-balancing Post-balancing
AF PD PDA AFa PD AFb PDA
(n = 3181) (n = 102) (n = 307) (n = 3181) (n = 102) (n = 3181) (n = 307)
Age (mean) 56.239 46.069 46.055 45.941 46.069 46.015 46.055
Gender (female %) 0.489 0.686 0.765 0.684 0.686 0.765 0.765
Person in partnership (%) 0.455 0.520 0.495 0.518 0.520 0.495 0.495
Average persons in household 2.012 2.451 2.454 2.444 2.451 2.451 2.454
Educational level (%)
 None 0.007 0.039 0.036 0.050 0.039 0.036 0.036
 Low 0.273 0.245 0.287 0.245 0.245 0.287 0.287
 Median 0.307 0.343 0.420 0.343 0.343 0.420 0.420
 High 0.413 0.363 0.257 0.362 0.363 0.257 0.257
 Employment rate (%) 0.458 0.588 0.616 0.586 0.588 0.615 0.616
Physical comorbidities (%)
 Lung disease 0.141 0.167 0.137 0.167 0.167 0.137 0.137
 Joint disease 0.295 0.069 0.143 0.069 0.069 0.143 0.143
 Metabolic disease 0.239 0.265 0.306 0.265 0.265 0.306 0.306
 Diabetes 0.107 0.029 0.101 0.029 0.029 0.101 0.101
 Chronic pain 0.238 0.039 0.046 0.039 0.039 0.046 0.046
 Gastrointestinal dis. 0.162 0.206 0.238 0.206 0.206 0.238 0.238
 Cancer 0.094 0.020 0.033 0.020 0.020 0.033 0.033
 Cardiovascular dis. 0.328 0.275 0.410 0.274 0.275 0.410 0.410
 Skin disease 0.124 0.049 0.078 0.049 0.049 0.078 0.078
 Osteoporosis 0.066 0.049 0.016 0.049 0.049 0.016 0.016
Mental comorbidities (%)
 Posttraumatic stress disorder 0.019 0.010 0.013 0.010 0.010 0.013 0.013
 Somatoform disorder 0.032 0.088 0.094 0.088 0.088 0.094 0.094
 Eating disorder 0.014 0.000 0.003 0.000 0.000 0.003 0.003
 ADHS 0.004 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
 Substance abuse 0.016 0.010 0.029 0.010 0.010 0.029 0.029
 Psychoses 0.005 0.000 0.003 0.000 0.000 0.003 0.003
 Depression 0.039 0.137 0.251 0.137 0.137 0.251 0.251
  1. AF anxiety free, PD panic disorder, PDA panic disorder with agoraphobia
  2. aAF were balanced on covariate structure of the PD sample
  3. bAF were balanced on covariate structure of the PDA sample