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Table 2 Bivariate regression results for each predictor with time and country fixed effectsa

From: What is driving global obesity trends? Globalization or “modernization”?

Variable Coefficient p-value Model R-Square
V-Dem Women’s Empowerment Index, 5 yr. lag 0.74 0.006 0.09
GDP per capita PPP (1000 2005 US$), 5 yr. lag 0.0008 0.555 0.08
GDP per capita PPP Squared (1000 2005 US$), 5 yr. lag 0.005 0.000 0.15
Economic Globalization, 5 yr. lag 0.00 0.449 0.07
Cultural Globalization, 5 yr. lag 0.00 0.456 0.09
Democracy (Polity IV), 5 yr. lag − 0.02 0.000 0.06
% Urban, 5 yr. lag 0.02 0.000 0.32
Calorie Supply (kcal/capita/day), 2 yr. lag 0.00 0.000 0.24
Fat Supply (g/capita/day), 2 yr. lag 0.01 0.000 0.21
Protein Supply (g/capita/day), 2 yr. lag 0.02 0.000 0.25
Carbon Dioxide Emissions (Tons per Capita), 2 yr. lag 0.04 0.000 0.17
  1. aModels include time and country fixed effects but no other covariates. Dependent variable is the average BMI across all countries