Dependent variable: prevalence of obesity, POB | ||||
Equation (3b) | Ln(·) | Coefficient | Std. Error^{a} | t-statistic |
Per capita consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages | Q | 3.27** | 0.77 | 4.27 |
Per capita consumption of water | QW | 0.34 | 0.64 | 0.52 |
Dietary energy supply | DES | 15.27** | 4.11 | 3.71 |
Employment in services | ESE | 8.91** | 2.35 | 3.80 |
Gender inequality index | GII | 4.68** | 0.91 | 5.16 |
Number of physicians | PHY | 0.61 | 0.49 | 1.24 |
Constant = 146.91, F-statistic = 48.35 (p < 0.01), Adj. R-squared = 0.67, n = 144 | ||||
Equation (4b) | Ln(·) | Coefficient | Std. Error^{a} | t-statistic |
Sugar-sweetened beverage affordability | SBA | −3.81** | 1.07 | −3.57 |
(Average) Price of water | PW | 0.70 | 1.37 | 0.51 |
Dietary energy supply | DES | 10.83** | 4.00 | 2.71 |
Employment in services | ESE | 8.93* | 3.45 | 2.59 |
Gender inequality index | GII | 5.21** | 0.98 | 5.32 |
Number of physicians | PHY | 0.60 | 0.54 | 1.11 |
Constant = −93.43, F-statistic = 38.70 (p < 0.01), Adj. R-squared = 0.66, n = 120 |