International Journal of Population Research / 2016 / Article / Tab 5

Research Article

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

Table 5

Significance of education of parents and other variables in explaining fertility (regression model 2).


Female age at marriage−0.1141.014
Duration of breast-feeding−0.0251.033
Contraceptive use (1 = users of contraceptives;  0 = nonusers of contraceptives)−1.4511.036
Education of the parents (1 = wife is more educated than husband; 0 = husband is equally educated to or more educated than the wife)−0.0181.010

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