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Table 1 Univariate and Bivariate Moran’s I Values for the outcome and explanatory variables for women in India, (N = 640)

From: Spatial inequalities in skilled birth attendance in India: a spatial-regional model approach

Variables Univariate Bivariate (Delivery conducted by SBA)
Moran's I (p-value) Moran's I (p-value)
Delivery conducted by SBA (%) 0.54 (0.001)
Educated (%) 0.67 (0.001) 0.33 (0.001)
Mass media exposure (%) 0.66 (0.001) 0.42 (0.001)
Four or more ANC (%) 0.73 (0.001) 0.49 (0.001)
First birth order (%) 0.61 (0.001) 0.43 (0.001)
Female headed HH (%) 0.58 (0.001) −0.01 (0.258)
SC/ST (%) 0.57 (0.001) −0.23 (0.001)
Non-Hindu (%) 0.71 (0.001) −0.21 (0.001)
Poor (%) 0.74 (0.001) −0.43 (0.001)
Rural (%) 0.42 (0.001) −0.25 (0.001)
  1. %: percentage, SBA: skilled birth attendant, ANC: antenatal care, HH: household, SC/ST: scheduled caste/scheduled tribe