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Table 2 Estimated posterior means with 95% credible interval for the linear effects

From: Geostatistical modeling of malaria prevalence among under-five children in Rwanda

Parameter mean sd 0.025quant 0.975quant
Place of residence     
Rural 1    
Urban -0.108 0.048 -0.203 -0.014
Mother’s education     
No education 1    
Primary -0.152 0.029 -0.208 -0.096
Secondary/higher -0.149 0.058 -0.264 -0.035
Household wealth index     
Poorest 1    
Poorer -0.143 0.044 -0.231 -0.056
Mild-range -0.154 0.047 -0.246 -0.062
Richer -0.164 0.050 -0.263 -0.066
Richest -0.163 0.053 -0.268 -0.059
Sex of child     
Female 1    
Male -0.103 0.031 -0.164 -0.043
Bed-net ownership     
No 1    
Yes -0.178 0.029 -0.235 -0.122
Bed-net usage     
No child 1    
All children -0.145 0.031 -0.205 -0.085
Some children -0.126 0.068 -0.260 0.007