Table 6

Regression analysis of residuals from growth curves

Model A

Model C

Weight

Length

Weight

Length


Coeff

p

Coeff

p

Coeff

p

Coeff

p


Area

.057

.000

.010

.000

.044

.157

-.012

.292

urban- rural

Child sex

.061

.000

.021

.000

.060

.000

.020

.000

Boys-girls

Gestational age proxy

.00041

.002

.00014

.003

.00041

.003

.00001

.011

Mother age

-.00006

.917

.0002

.238

Education

.010

.010

.0024

.125

Assets gram incr. per item

.0029

.010

.00072

.106

Income (logarithm

-.0010

.802

.0022

.191

Household members

.00002

.988

-.0007

.162

Explanatory value R2

.1523

.0857

.1674

.0995


Nguyen et al. BMC Pediatrics 2012 12:26   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-12-26

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