International Journal of Population Research / 2016 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Impact of Education on Fertility: Evidence from a Tribal Society in Assam, India

Table 3

Significance of education of wives, education of husbands, and other variables in explaining fertility (regression model 1).


Female age at marriage−0.1111.017
Duration of breast-feeding−0.0251.029
Contraceptive use (1 = users of contraceptives; 0 = nonusers of contraceptives)−1.2891.243
Education of the wives−0.0251.476
Education of the husbands−0.0191.508

= 0.32; ; ;

; < 0.05.

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