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Table 8 Language access and Medicaid take-up rates: Spanish speakers

From: Word to the mother(tongue): language access and Medicaid for Limited English Proficient migrants

  (1) (2) (3)
Spanish-speaking definition All Spanish- speaking countries Puerto Rico and Mexico Mexico
LA − 0.0128 − 0.0115 − 0.0280***
  (0.0108) (0.00992) (0.00975)
LEP 0.0755*** 0.0530*** 0.0585***
  (0.0129) (0.00970) (0.00889)
SPAN 0.0386*** 0.0584*** − 0.0629***
  (0.00833) (0.00839) (0.00932)
LA*LEP 0.0302* 0.0254** 0.0148
  (0.0169) (0.0118) (0.0109)
LA*SPAN − 0.0167* − 0.0265*** 0.00170
  (0.00972) (0.0100) (0.0108)
LEP*SPAN − 0.0876*** − 0.0798*** − 0.0806***
  (0.0142) (0.0122) (0.0122)
LA*LEP*SPAN − 0.00349 0.00757 0.0207
  (0.0189) (0.0155) (0.0153)
Age − 1.20e −05 2.27e −05 − 0.000369*
  (0.000195) (0.000195) (0.000195)
Female 0.0553*** 0.0555*** 0.0535***
  (0.00353) (0.00353) (0.00352)
No. of ppl in hh 0.0251*** 0.0250*** 0.0278***
  (0.00113) (0.00114) (0.00113)
Constant 0.259*** 0.259*** 0.316***
  (0.0306) (0.0303) (0.0303)
Observations 78,894 78,894 78,894
R-squared 0.191 0.191 0.194
  1. Notes: Robust standard errors are in parentheses
  2. ***p < 0.01, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.1