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Table 4 Aggregate multivariate regressions

From: Socioeconomic inequalities in HIV/AIDS prevalence in sub-Saharan African countries: evidence from the Demographic Health Surveys

Independent variables GDP/Cap (Log) Gini index Gender equality† Governance indicators Western Africa Eastern and Central Africa Southern Africa
Dependent variables     Control of corruption Government effectiveness Political stability Regulatory quality Rule of law Voice and accountability    
Total             
RC -0.093 -1.298 -0.057 -0.035 -0.032 -0.046 -0.040 -0.022 -0.043 0.023 0.028 -0.050
SRC -0.100 -1.376 -0.057 -0.041 -0.036 -0.046 -0.043 -0.024 -0.045 0.021 0.042 -0.061
GC -0.126 -1.119 0.242 0.224 0.319 0.194 0.281 0.259 0.264 -0.264 -0.456 0.703
SGC -0.220 -1.816 0.224 0.124 0.285 0.191 0.260 0.229 0.302 -0.262 -0.420 0.667
Male             
RC -0.107 -1.327 -0.086 -0.026 -0.059 -0.039 -0.045 -0.012 -0.001 0.033 0.017 -0.052
SRC -0.012 -0.077 0.011 0.008 0.014 0.009 0.012 0.013 0.019 -0.008 -0.010 0.018
GC -0.067 -0.902 0.208 0.286 0.298 0.220 0.296 0.294 0.298 -0.216 -0.371 0.572
SGC -0.144 -0.368 0.172 0.090 0.177 0.122 0.138 0.155 0.271 -0.117 -0.073 0.194
Female             
RC -0.089 -1.312 -0.086 -0.036 -0.018 -0.049 -0.038 -0.025 -0.069 0.009 0.037 -0.044
SRC -0.095 -1.387 0.011 -0.045 -0.024 -0.054 -0.038 -0.028 -0.073 0.013 0.046 -0.057
GC -0.157 -1.157 0.208 0.100 0.324 0.137 0.297 0.180 0.214 -0.241 -0.588 0.798
SGC -0.210 -1.642 0.172 -0.054 0.274 0.082 0.309 0.105 0.213 -0.166 -0.592 0.720
Urban             
RC -0.033 -0.549 -0.046 -0.005 -0.035 0.004 -0.025 0.001 0.006 -0.009 0.039 -0.026
SRC -0.035 -0.511 -0.047 -0.007 -0.043 0.004 -0.029 -0.004 0.002 -0.005 0.038 -0.029
GC -0.401 -7.420 -0.348 -0.353 -0.182 -0.113 -0.034 -0.044 0.117 0.291 0.717 -0.970
SGC -0.418 -7.456 -0.335 -0.363 -0.190 -0.100 -0.015 -0.043 0.107 0.274 0.691 -0.927
Rural             
RC -0.045 -0.388 -0.077 -0.057 -0.045 -0.035 -0.040 -0.034 -0.023 0.078 -0.091 -0.001
SRC -0.047 -0.400 -0.076 -0.056 -0.044 -0.035 -0.043 -0.034 -0.025 0.078 -0.089 -0.003
GC -0.099 -0.309 0.102 0.039 0.220 0.118 0.287 0.186 0.296 -0.040 -0.273 0.293
SGC -0.113 0.127 0.129 0.051 0.222 0.134 0.254 0.177 0.316 -0.083 -0.298 0.362
  1. Note: All multivariate regressions included an independent variable and survey year variable; Bold font indicates statistically significantly different from zero at the five per cent level.
  2. †Data was not available for Swaziland.