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Table 2 Quality of matching and average treatment effects on the treated (ATT) of appropriate ANC on SBA use and institutional delivery

From: Do four or more antenatal care visits increase skilled birth attendant use and institutional delivery in Bangladesh? A propensity-score matched analysis

 

Model Diagnostics

   
 

Pseudo R2

LR Chi2

P > Chi2

Mean Bias

Median Bias

ATT

95% CI

P-value

Unmatched

0.132

732.47

0.000

29.5

31.6

SBA Use (N = 4431)

Radius, Caliper (0.01)

0.001

5.57

0.999

1.8

1.7

0.12

0.09–0.16

P < 0.001

Institutional delivery (N = 4429)

Radius, Caliper (0.01)

0.001

5.48

0.999

1.8

1.7

0.14

0.10–0.17

P < 0.001

  1. Note: Standard Errors were bootstrapped with 100 repetitions