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Table 3 Model fit statistics for Latent Class analysis models with 1 to 10 classes

From: Using latent class analysis to develop a model of the relationship between socioeconomic position and ethnicity: cross-sectional analyses from a multi-ethnic birth cohort study

Number of classes Log-likelihood % reduction in L BIC Entropy
1 -141158 0 282689 1.0
2 -129500 8.3 259757 0.86
3 -127143 9.9 255426 0.77
4 -126197 10.6 253915 0.76
5 -125536 11.1 252977 0.77
6 -125012 11.4 252312 0.74
7 -124654 11.7 251978 0.75
8 -124335 11.9 251722 0.75
9 -124055 12.1 251545 0.76
10 -123816 12.3 251450 0.75