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Table 3 Multinomial logistic regression marginal effects

From: Social determinants of malnutrition in Chilean children aged up to five

  Predict (Normal Nutrition) Predict (Overnutrition) Predict (Undernutrición)
dy/dx [95%. Conf. Interva] dy/dx [95%. Conf. Interv.] dy/dx [95%. Conf. Interv.]
Gender -0.0104 *** [-0.0117; -0.0091] 0.0050*** [0.0038; 0.0063] 0.0053*** [0.0047; 0.0059]
Age ≤ 2 years 0.0191*** [0.0175; 0.0207] -0.0302*** [-0.0317; -0,0287] 0.0111*** [0.0103; 0.0118]
Age 2 ≤ 5 years (base) - - - - - -
Nationality -0.0752*** [-0.0785; -0,0720] 0.0915*** [0.0890; 0.0941] -0.0162*** [-0.0183; -0.0141]
Household educational level 0.0443*** [0.0327; 0,0559] 0.0163*** [0.0065; 0.0261] -0.0607*** [-0.0682; -0.0532]
Native ethnic groups -0.0223*** [-0.0244; -0.0201] 0.0202*** [0.0182; 0.0222] 0.0020*** [0.0010; 0.0029]
At home most of the time 0.0377*** [0.0347; -0.0407] -0.0306*** [-0.0334; -0.0279] -0.0070*** [-0.0085; -0.0056]
Kindergarten attendance -0.0324*** [-0.0356; -0.0292] 0.0305*** [0.0276; 0.0334] -0.0018* [0.0004; 0.0033]
Type of health insurance -0.0316*** [-0.0337; -0.0295] 0.0319*** [0.0300; 0.0338] 0.0003 [-0.0013; 0.0006]
Health problems -0.0452*** [-0.0469; -0.0435] 0.0360*** [0.0347; 0.0379] 0.0086*** [0.0080; 0.0096]
Well-child checkup -0.0369*** [-0.0382: -0.0355] 0.0319*** [0.0306; 0.0332] 0.0049*** [0.0043; 0.0055]
State supplementary feeding program -0.0399*** [-0.0415: -0.0384] 0.0343*** [0.0329; 0.0357] 0.0559*** [0.0049; 0.0062]
Urban/rural residence 0.0250*** [0.0229; 0.0272] -0.0208*** [-0.0228; -0.0188] -0.0042*** [-0.0051; -0.0032]
Great North Zone (1) 0.0306*** [0.0281; 0.0331] -0.0402*** [-0.0422; -0.0378] 0.0093*** [0.0080; 0.0106]
Little North Zone (2) 0.0294*** [0.0269; 0.0320] -0.0312*** [-0.0335; -0.0289] 0.0017** [0.0005; 0.0029]
Central Zone (3) (base) - - - - - -
South Zone (4) -0.0006 [-0.0023; 0.0011] 0.0039*** [0.0023; 0.0055] -0.0033*** [-0.0040; -0.0025]
Austral Zone (5) -0.0294*** [-0.0355; -0.0233] 0.0192*** [0.0136; 0.0248] 0.0102*** [0.0071; 0.0132]
Quintile I -0.0747*** [-0.0782; -0.0713] 0.0510*** [0.0478; 0.0541] 0.0237*** [0.0218; 0.0256]
Quintile II -0.0936*** [-0.0971; -0.0900] 0.0623*** [0.0591; 0.0656] 0.0312*** [0.0291; 0.0332]
Quintile III -0.0811*** [-0.0848; -0.0775] 0.0604*** [0.0570; 0.0638] 0.0207*** [0.0187; 0.0226]
Quintile IV -0.0633*** [-0.0670; -0.0596] 0.0548*** [0.0513; 0,0583] 0.0084*** [0.0066; 0.1023]
Quintile V (base) - - - - - -
  1. *p < .05; **p < .01; ***p < .001