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Table 6 Fixed effects model estimates

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

  Antenatal utilization
Knowledge of ovulation Visited health facility Insurance
Year of education 0.31**
(0.05)
1.31***
(0.11)
0.11**
(0.05)
Region
 Karamoja − 15.51**
(0.084)
− 4.24**
(0.01)
− 6.30**
(0.04)
 North − 2.22***
(0.74)
− 1.03***
(0.24)
− 1.31***
(0.07)
 Western 0.02
(0.29)
0.43**
(0.20)
1.34
(0.09)
 Eastern − 1.06**
(0.46)
0.15**
(0.07)
− 1.12**
(0.11)
N 52,024 15,699 15,699
LR chi2(1) 32.65 54.23 74.61
p-value < 0.0001*** < 0.0001*** 0.001**
  Complications during pregnancy  
Blood pressure Anaemia Intake of supplement (Iron)
Year of education 0.13***
(0.03)
0.04***
(0.56)
0.78***
(0.11)
Region
 Karamoja − 3.51***
(1.14)
− 5.90**
(0.35)
− 1.46**
(0.35)
 North 4.76***
(0.07)
1.03***
(0.24)
0.64***
(0.06)
 Western 1.32
(0.78)
1.03**
(0.07)
0.14**
(0.98)
 Eastern 2.16**
(0.46)
2.25**
(0.47)
0.132**
(0.32)
N 2639 1764 1764
LR chi2(1) 100.34 87.45 217.45
p-value < 0.0001 0.0001*** < 0.0001***
  Fertility practice
Postnatal checks Breast feeding Termination of pregnancy Knowledge of family planning Number of children
Year of education 0.02** (0.006) 0.27***
(0.01)
− 0.04 ***
(0.004)
0.34
(0.021)
− 0.14***
(0.010)
Region
 Karamoja − 7.08***
(0.41)
0.31**
(0.05)
7.02**
(0.44)
− 4.11**
(0.03)
− 0.36**
(0.11)
 North 1.46***
(1.17)
2.04***
(0.04)
0.44***
(0.01)
0.43***
(0.02)
0.22***
(0.11)
 Western 0.32
(0.08)
1.13**
(1.17)
0.34**
(0.08)
0.03**
(0.17)
0.35**
(0.08)
 Eastern 1.26**
(0.06)
4.35**
(0.07)
0.42**
(0.02)
0.25**
(0.07)
0.14**
(0.55)
N 23,374 26,561 26,561 42,260 26,561
LR chi2(1) 50.25 68.11 105.21 55.04 98.03
p-value < 0.0001*** < 0.0001*** < 0.0001*** < 0.0001*** 0.0008***
  1. ***p < 0.001, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.1