Table 4: Contribution of selected explanatory variables to the gap in actual fertility outcomes between 1992 and 2000.

EndowmentsCoefficientsInteraction
Coef. (×100)Sig.Coef. (×100)Sig.Coef. (×100)Sig.

Marital status
 Never married0.2260.273−0.1140.8670.0040.867
 In a union−2.7640.0004.7010.027−0.4780.004
 Widowed0.0070.960−0.2550.281−0.1960.265
 Separated0.1370.183−0.0700.784−0.0360.787

Child mortality
 No death0.0310.522−3.3970.0070.1940.006
 One or more0.0310.5220.6900.0070.1940.006
Living children
 0−2−0.1470.026−1.9590.116−0.1360.130
 30.0040.6550.1580.624−0.0030.728
 4−0.0010.9210.2500.392−0.0110.507
 5+−0.1660.0070.0450.944−0.0050.944

Contraceptive use
 Not using1.0020.000−6.8370.000−0.4740.001
 Folkloric & traditional0.0230.321−0.2020.3250.0320.348
 Modern methods0.7170.0001.2160.001−0.5300.001

Age
 20−240.0010.9971.4730.0860.0000.997
 25−29−0.0210.8680.9230.126−0.0040.868
 30−34−0.4320.0000.0780.878−0.0110.878
 35−390.0080.521−0.3470.366−0.0130.496
 40−44−0.1520.055−0.0670.859−0.0050.860
 45−49−0.7440.000−0.6240.172−0.1220.138

Intercept8.6160.002

Controlled for education and place of residence.