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Table 4 Factors influencing to brain drain and plan after graduation

From: Brain drain of agriculture and veterinary graduates to abroad: evidence from Nepal

Variables Brain drain (yes = 1) Plan to go abroad after graduation (yes = 1) Brain drain (already abroad plus plan to go abroad = 1)
Coefficient dy/dx Coefficient dy/dx Coefficient dy/dx
AGE 0.056* (0.035) 0.005* (0.003) 0.020 (0.033) 0.005 (0.008) 0.110*** (0.035) 0.020*** (0.006)
GENDER 0.449 (0.397) 0.041 (0.036) 0.244 (0.287) 0.059 (0.067) 0.433 (0.278) 0.079 (0.050)
HHSIZE − 0.046 (0.113) − 0.004 (0.010) 0.039 (0.089) 0.009 (0.021) 0.020 (0.075) 0.003 (0.013)
MARITAL 0.661 (0.454) 0.061 (0.042) − 0.188 (0.455) − 0.045 (0.109) 0.395 (0.365) 0.072 (0.066)
OCCUPATION − 0.229 (0.426) − 0.021 (0.039) − 0.605* (0.329) − 0.146* (0.077) 0.131 (0.291) 0.024 (0.053)
EDU_MOTHER 0.145 (0.580) 0.013 (0.053) 0.088 (0.440) 0.021 (0.106) 0.032 (0.397) 0.006 (0.072)
INCOME_HH − 0.096 (0.070) − 0.008 (0.006) 0.019 (0.074) 0.004 (0.018) − 0.107* (0.055) − 0.019* (0.009)
MIGRATION_HH 1.268*** (0.367) 0.117*** (0.033) 0.631* (0.348) 0.152* (0.081) 0.724*** (0.283) 0.132*** (0.050)
Constant − 3.319** (1.328)   − 0.933 (1.243)   − 3.358*** (1.046)  
No. of observation 116   251   367  
LR value (8) 26.53***   8.41   53.16***  
Pseudo-R2 0.10   0.02   0.11  
  1. Standard errors in parentheses
  2. ***p ≤ 0.01; **p ≤ 0.05; *p ≤ 0.1
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