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Table 2 Malnutrition concentration indices

From: Inequities in under-five child malnutrition in South Africa

Variable Rate (%) C SE (C) p-value 95% confidence interval
      Lower Higher
Stunting 24.5 -0.215 0.0160 0.000 -0.246 -0.184
Underweight 17.0 -0.152 0.0204 0.000 -0.193 -0.112
Wasting 8.9 -0.019 0.0298 0.520 -0.078 0.039
Stunting: African 26.9 -0.154 0.0165 0.000 -0.186 -0.121
Stunting: Coloured 18.8 -0.248 0.0716 0.000 -0.389 -0.107
Stunting: White 5.2 -0.284 0.1624 0.082 -0.604 0.036
Underweight: African 18.6 -0.083 0.0211 0.000 -0.125 -0.042
Underweight: coloured 12.2 -0.297 0.093 0.002 -0.480 -0.114
Underweight: White 3.5 -0.250 0.2014 0.217 -0.646 0.147
Wasting: African 9.5 0.033 0.0313 0.291 -0.028 0.094
Wasting: Coloured 5.2 -0.106 0.1508 0.483 -0.403 0.191
Wasting: White 4.8 -0.211 0.1706 0.218 -0.547 0.125
Stunting: Metro 18.0 -0.314 0.0445 0.000 -0.402 -0.227
Stunting: Urban 20.2 -0.247 0.0422 0.000 -0.330 -0.164
Stunting: Rural 28.0 -0.144 0.0189 0.000 -0.181 -0.107
Underweight: Metro 13.9 -0.281 0.0525 0.000 -0.385 -0.178
Underweight: Urban 16.4 -0.136 0.0489 0.005 -0.232 -0.040
Underweight: Rural 18.2 -0.109 0.0252 0.000 -0.158 -0.059
Wasting: metro 9.4 -0.099 0.6679 0.137 -0.2306 0.032
Wasting: urban 9.5 -0.035 0.0670 0.604 -0.166 0.097
Wasting: rural 8.5 -0.031 0.0391 0.427 -0.108 0.046