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Table 2 OLS model estimates

From: Female education and maternal health care utilization: evidence from Uganda

Variable Coef Std. err t p > t [95% Conf Interval]
Religion
 Protestant − 0.00 0.05 0.00 0.999 − 0.10, 0.10
 Muslim 0.15 0.07 2.24 0.025** 0.02, 0.27
 Pentecostal 1.28 0.08 16.64 0.000*** 1.13, 1.43
 Others − 4.50 0.09 − 47.44 0.000*** − 4.69, − 4.32
Region
 Karamoja − 2.02 0.09 − 22.78 0.000*** − 2.19, − 1.84
 North 0.17 0.06 2.78 0.005*** 0.05, 0.28
 Western 0.71 0.07 10.34 < 0.001*** 0.58, 0.85
 Eastern 0.99 0.06 15.99 < 0.001*** 0.87, 1.11
Residence
 Semi-urban 1.14 0.07 16.83 < 0.001*** 1.01, 1.28
 Rural − 0.14 0.07 − 1.93 0.054* − 0.28, 0.00
Age 0.58 0.01 49.38 < 0.001*** 0.56, 0.60
Sex (Female) 0.13 0.04 3.06 0.002*** 0.05, 0.21
Wealth Index 0.00 0.00 6.44 < 0.001*** 0.00, 0.00
No of siblings − 0.04 0.01 − 6.09 < 0.001*** − 0.05, − 0.03
_Cons − 8.43 0.27 − 31.41 < 0.001*** − 8.95, − 7.90
Source SS df MS Number of obs 52,024
     F(15,5204) 251.11
Model 15,170.66 15 1011.38 Prob > F < 0.0001***
Residual 221,937.36 55,104 4.03 R-squared 0.64
     Adj R-squared 0.637
Total 237,108 55,119 4.30 Root MSE 2.0069
  1. ***p < 0.001, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.1