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Table 2 Fit statistics for a one-class model through to a seven class-model by sex

From: Accumulation of lifestyle and psychosocial problems and persistence of adverse lifestyle over two-year follow-up among Finnish adolescents

Number of classes in the model Fit statistics
AIC BIC SSABIC Entropy LRT
Boys  
1-Class model 38310.975 38384.202 38346.073 N/A N/A
2-Class model 37755.683 37902.138 37825.879 0.811 0.1190
3-Class model 37390.284 37609.967 37495.578 0.784 0.3129
4-Class model 37275.750 37568.660 37416.142 0.644 0.0008
5-Class model 37236.918 37603.055 37412.408 0.833 <0.001
6-Class model 37209.182 37648.546 37419.770 0.679 0.2307
7-Class model 37140.859 37653.450 37386.545 0.822 1.0000
Girls  
1-Class model 26843.382 26908.612 26870.482 N/A N/A
2-Class model 25793.163 25935.439 25862.357 0.654 <0.0001
3-Class model 25706.917 25917.237 25809.203 0.634 0.0141
4-Class model 25328.046 25606.412 25463.425 0.804 0.0050
5-Class model 25295.221 25641.632 25463.692 0.707 0.4722
6-Class model 25255.253 25669.709 25456.817 0.762 0.6387
7-Class model 25283.651 25766.152 25518.307 0.824 0.1721
  1. AIC = Akaike Information Criteria, BIC = Bayesian Information Criteria, SSABIC = Sample Size Adjusted Bayesian Information Criteria.
  2. LRT = p-value for the Lo-Mendell-Rubin Likelihood Ratio Test.