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Table 5 Binary logistic model result

From: Analysis of poverty, income inequality and their effects on food insecurity in southern Ethiopia

Variables Coef Std. Err Z-score Odd ratio
Sex − 0.29 0.539 − 0.53 0.75
Age-square 0.001 0.000 0.56 1.00
Education − 0.18 0.061 − 2.90*** 0.84
Martial  single − 0.07 1.049 − 0.07 0.93
 Widowed 0.47 0.805 0.59 1.60
 Divorced 3.77 1.668 2.26** 43.57
Family size 0.44 0.146 2.98*** 1.55
Savings 0.001 0.001 − 2.55** 1.32
Occupation
 Unemployed 0.87 0.855 1.01 2.38
 Agriculture − 0.19 0.692 − 0.27 0.83
 Trader − 3.95 1.165 − 3.39*** 0.22
 Wage worker − 0.90 1.149 − 0.78 0.41
Remittance 0.001 0.002 − 1.00 1.00
Access to credit 0.53 0.864 0.62 1.70
House ownership − 1.68 0.543 − 3.10*** 0.19
Electric − 0.40 0.641 − 0.62 0.67
Tap water 0.07 0.548 0.12 1.07
_Cons 0.16 1.601 0.10 1.17
LR Chi2(17) 167.50***    
Log likelihood − 56.49    
Pseudo-R2 0.58    
  1. *, ** and *** are statistical significance level at 1%, 5% and 10%, respectively
  2. Source: model result (2019)