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Table 4 Dissimilarity index associated with the indirect pathway

From: Inequality in health opportunities in Indonesia: long-term influence of early-life circumstances on health

  Estimates 95% CI Proportion Estimates 95% CI Proportion
  Underweight Overweight
Overall       
Dissimilarity index 0.204*** (0.176,0.232) 0.699 0.171*** (0.155,0.187) 0.785
Decomposition       
Education 0.012*** (0.006,0.017) 0.040 0.011*** (0.008,0.013) 0.049
Living standards 0.031*** (0.017,0.045) 0.106 0.029*** (0.023,0.035) 0.133
Diets 0.06*** (0.042,0.077) 0.205 0.04*** (0.034,0.046) 0.185
Exercise 0.052*** (0.037,0.067) 0.178 0.049*** (0.041,0.058) 0.227
Occupation 0.05*** (0.036,0.064) 0.171 0.042*** (0.035,0.048) 0.191
  Hypertension Diabetes
Overall       
Dissimilarity index 0.13*** (0.102,0.159) 0.690 0.308*** (0.186,0.431) 0.610
Decomposition       
Education 0.003 (-0.003,0.01) 0.018 0.018 (-0.007,0.044) 0.036
Living standards 0.018*** (0.004,0.031) 0.093 0.055*** (0.011,0.099) 0.108
Diets 0.047*** (0.03,0.063) 0.247 0.095*** (0.034,0.156) 0.188
Exercise 0.026*** (0.015,0.037) 0.138 0.032* (-0.004,0.068) 0.063
Occupation 0.037*** (0.023,0.05) 0.194 0.108*** (0.049,0.168) 0.214
  1. Note: CI=Confidence interval. A 95% confidence interval is calculated by bootstrap with 500 repetitions. * p<0.10, ** p<0.05, *** p<0.01