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Table 5 Which covariates explain most of the urban-rural gap in malnutrition in Jordan?

From: Regional inequalities in child malnutrition in Egypt, Jordan, and Yemen: a Blinder-Oaxaca decomposition analysis

Variables E(D = 0) C CE 1 0.5 0.822 *
Wealth index 9.192 0.427 −0.701 8.49 8.841 8.615 8.927
Child is twin (yes) −1.294 0.475 0.527 −0.768 −1.031 −0.861 −0.787
Mother’s malnourished (yes) −0.161 0.244 0.047 −0.113 −0.137 −0.122 −0.119
Pregnancy (yes) 0.098 0.636 −0.082 0.016 0.057 0.03 0.033
More than one child under five 0.208 3.83 −0.616 −0.408 −0.1 −0.299 −0.281
Mother’s age (20–24) −0.098 4.16 1.305 1.206 0.554 0.974 1.116
Mother’s age (25–29) −0.009 6.067 0.013 0.003 −0.003 0.001 0.003
Mother’s age (30–34) 0.585 8.766 −1.086 −0.501 0.042 −0.308 −0.414
Mother’s age (35–39) 0.176 4.864 −0.336 −0.16 0.008 −0.1 −0.15
Mother’s age (40–44) 0.076 0.854 0.088 0.164 0.12 0.148 0.19
Mother’s age (45–49) −0.104 0.658 0.18 0.076 −0.014 0.044 0.06
Access to clean water (yes) −0.052 −6.069 0.587 0.535 0.241 0.43 0.433
Child sex (female) −0.028 1.796 0.039 0.011 −0.008 0.004 0.005
Child age (one year) 2.362 4.709 −0.967 1.396 1.879 1.568 1.612
Child age (two years) −0.378 5.794 0.163 −0.214 −0.296 −0.243 −0.247
Child age (three years) −2.786 1.893 0.604 −2.182 −2.484 −2.29 −2.329
Child age (four years) −0.997 7.139 0.51 −0.486 −0.742 −0.577 −0.582
Mother’s education (primary) −0.164 1.755 −0.429 −0.593 −0.378 −0.516 −0.411
Mother’s education ( secondary) 1.24 12.01 2.223 3.463 2.352 3.068 2.663
Mother’s education ( university) −1.078 11.057 −1.519 −2.597 −1.837 −2.326 −2.081
Received prenatal care 0.041 30.354 0.612 0.653 0.347 0.544 0.481
Mother’s occupation (professional) −0.378 −2.691 0.834 0.456 0.039 0.308 0.317
Mother’s occupation (sales) 0.301 0.3 −0.232 0.069 0.185 0.11 0.198
Mother’s occupation (agriculture) 0.023 0.237 −0.023 −0.001 0.011 0.003 0.002
Mother’s occupation (manual) −0.012 0.148 −0.024 −0.036 −0.024 −0.032 −0.034
Risky birth interval (yes) 0.391 0.937 −0.086 0.304 0.348 0.32 0.333
_cons 0 −90.488 0 0 0 0 0