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Table 3 Standardized parameter estimates of the structural equation model (Eq. 1, 2, 3 and 4)

From: Associations in the continuum of care for maternal, newborn and child health: a population-based study of 12 sub-Saharan Africa countries

Paths Parameter Std. Coeff. Std. Error t-value
PERSONAL → ANTENAT β 1 −0.004 0 · 002 −2.33*
COMMUN → ANTENAT β 2 0.08 0.003 27.29***
SES → ANTENAT Β 3 0.36 0 · 004 99.11***
PERSONAL → DELIVERY Β 4 −0.03 0.001 −20.61***
COMMUN → DELIVERY Β 5 −0.05 0.003 −22.04***
SES → DELIVERY Β 6 0.35 0.003 112.39***
ANTENAT → DELIVERY Β 7 0.32 0.003 101.68***
PERSONAL → POSTNAT Β 8 0.001 0.001 0.91
COMMUN → POSTNAT Β 9 0.07 0.002 35.47***
SES → POSTNAT Β 10 0.02 0.003 6.83***
BABY → POSTNAT Β 11 0.02 0.002 10.32***
ANTENAT → POSTNAT Β 12 −0.001 0.003 −0.46
DELIVERY → POSTNAT Β 13 0.78 0.003 274.19***
PERSONAL → VACCINAT Β 14 −0.01 0.001 −8.01***
COMMUN → VACCINAT Β 15 0.13 0.003 50.92***
SES → VACCINAT Β 16 0.10 0.004 28.27***
BABY → VACCINAT Β 17 −0.23 0.003 −84.82***
ANTENAT → VACCINAT Β 18 0.36 0.004 94.91***
DELIVERY → VACCINAT β 19 0.15 0.005 30.54***
POSTNAT → VACCINAT Β 20 −0.02 0.005 −4.64***
  1. a The Full Information Maximum Likelihood estimation procedure took into account the missing at random (MAR) and missing completely at random (MCAR) data; Std. Coeff. standardized coefficient, Std. Error. standard error. The continuum of care for MNCH paths are in bold
  2. *p < 0 · 05, ***p < 0 · 001 (two-tailed)