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Table 7 Estimated correlation coefficients between maternal feeding practices and socio-economic factors

From: Feeding of preschool children in Vietnam: a study of parents’ practices and associated factors

  Restriction (Correlation Coef.) Pressure to eat (Correlation Coef.) Monitoring (Correlation Coef.)
Urban Rural Urban Rural Urban Rural
Mother’s age 0.028 0.047 0.002 −0.019 −0.063* −0.002
Mother’s education (low to high) 0.117*** 0.050 −0.041 0.062* 0.065* 0.056*
Family economic status (low to high) 0.035 −0.019 −0.062* 0.046 0.033 0.009
  1. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001