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Table 4 Parameter estimates from logistic regression models predicting lost to follow-up, males and females, JLFSY 2005–2010

From: Life expectations in early adolescence and the timing of first sex and marriage: evidence from a longitudinal survey in Ethiopia

  Males Females
Life expectations (age 13–17)
 Career expectations 0.169 − 0.200**
 Expected age at marriage   0.028
 Personal autonomy 0.118 − 0.100
 Gender equality − 0.102 − 0.087
School participation
 Membership in youth clubs (age 13–17) 0.044 − 0.031
Family and community environment (age 13–17)
 Religiosity − 0.070 0.118
 Parents’ desired age of daughter’s marriage   − 0.040*
 Parents’ highest year of schooling 0.037** − 0.003
 Household wealth 0.033 − 0.067
 Female headed house 0.354 − 0.060
 City − 0.437 0.515
 Town − 0.451* 0.324
 Rural (ref.)   
 Number of observations 1032 1000
 Pseudo R2 0.016 0.016
  1. Robust standard errors adjusted for clustering at the community level, sample weights applied
  2. *P < 0.10, **P < 0.05, ***P < 0.01