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Table 2 Average marginal effect of the probability of ER visit for childhood injury relative to calendar week 1 by earned income status

From: Childhood injuries and food stamp benefits: an examination of administrative data in one US state

VariableNo Earned IncomeSome Earned Income
Calendar Week 20.0005−0.0025
Calendar Week 30.0008−0.0061**
Calendar Week 4−0.0082***−0.0078***
  1. *** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, * p < 0.1
  2. Source: Authors’ analysis of data from Missouri Department of Social Services. N=. 1,288,552
  3. Notes: Results are from probit regression models controlling for SNAP benefit amount, race/ethnicity, sex, age, household size, and year of ER visit. Average marginal effects with standard errors in parentheses and p-values in brackets. Standard errors clustered at the individual level. We ran a test to compare the statistical difference of the reported effects and compared column (1) with column (2). We did not find any statistical significance difference