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Table 3 Descriptive statistics

From: A multilevel analysis of prenatal care and birth weight in Kenya

Variable Number of Mean Standard Minimum Maximum
  observations   deviation   
Birth weight 2,741 3,320.245 682.365 850 8000
Birth weight reported 5,706 0.480 0.500 0 1
Adequate prenatal care 5,706 0.169 0.375 0 1
mother’s age at birth of child 5,706 26.245 6.496 12 48
Urban residence 5,706 0.243 0.429 0 1
No education 5,706 0.214 0.41 0 1
Primary education 5,706 0.562 0.496 0 1
Secondary education 5,706 0.169 0.375 0 1
Higher education 5,706 0.055 0.228 0 1
Final say on own health care 5,706 0.211 0.408 0 1
First born child 5,706 0.230 0.421 0 1
Male child 5,706 0.512 0.500 0 1
Wealth index 5,706 2.817 1.518 1 5
Average distance to nearest health facility 5,706 8.709 5.381 3.11 22.64
Health facilities per 100,000 of population 5,706 13.225 2.895 8 21