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Table 4 Absolute and relative measures of inequity for maternal malnutrition in Ethiopian N = 9949

From: Inequalities in maternal malnutrition in Ethiopia: evidence from a nationally representative data

  Absolute effects Relative effects
Disparity variable SII CI RII CI
Lower Upper Lower Upper
Maternal undernutrition       
Non-monetary wealth − 19.593** − 26.953 − 12.232 − 0.979** − 1.348 0.611
Maternal education 106.062*** − 114.938 − 97.187 − 5.303*** 5.747 − 0.4.60
Paternal education − 71.452** − 143.238 − 2.334 − 3.573** − 7.162- − 0.617
Overweight/ obesity       
Wealth based 22.149 − 39.700 83.997 1.107 − 1.985 4.200
Maternal education − 46.657** − 83.154 − 10.161 − 2.333** − 4.158 0.508
Paternal education − 20.756** − 29.219 − 12.293 − 1.038** − 1.461 0.615
  1. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, **p < 0.001