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Table 7 Predictors of Mean HAZ (Multiple Linear Regression)

From: The effect of maternal and child factors on stunting, wasting and underweight among preschool children in Northern Ghana

Model Standardized Coefficients t p value 95.0% Confidence Interval for β
Beta Lower Bound Upper Bound
(Constant)   −2.861 0.004 −1.66 −0.31
Female child 0.113 2.590 0.010 0.07 0.48
Prevalence of wasting −0.113 −2.540 0.011 −0.82 −0.11
Currently breastfeeding? −0.256 −4.413 <0.001 −0.90 −0.35
Classification of maternal height 0.172 3.991 <0.001 0.13 0.37
Protected drinking water 0.100 2.328 0.020 0.04 0.45
Timely introduction of complementary foods 0.097 2.235 0.026 0.03 0.46
Age groups of children −0.521 −9.096 <0.001 −0.79 −0.51