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Table 11 Results from linear regression analysis: Factors associated with the number of children ever fathered among currently married men aged 20–49

From: Child marriage among boys in high-prevalence countries: an analysis of sexual and reproductive health outcomes

Model 1: Adjusted for men’s current age
Country   Regression coefficient P value Confidence interval
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Marriage by age 18 1.37 < 0.001 (1.03–1.71)
Current age 0.17 < 0.001 (0.16–0.18)
Comoros Marriage by age 18 1.80 < 0.001 (0.88–2.72)
Current age 0.17 < 0.001 (0.14–0.20)
Guatemala Marriage by age 18 1.56 < 0.001 (1.39–1.72)
Current age 0.17 < 0.001 (0.17–0.18)
Guyana Marriage by age 18 0.78 0.035 (0.05–1.51)
Current age 0.12 < 0.001 (0.10–0.15)
Honduras Marriage by age 18 1.11 < 0.001 (0.82–1.39)
Current age 0.16 < 0.001 (0.15–0.17)
Madagascar Marriage by age 18 1.34 < 0.001 (1.06–1.58)
Current age 0.17 < 0.001 (0.16–0.18)
Mozambique Marriage by age 18 1.58 < 0.001 (1.22–1.94)
Current age 0.26 < 0.001 (0.24–0.28)
Nepal Marriage by age 18 1.16 < 0.001 (0.97–1.36)
Current age 0.14 < 0.001 (0.13–0.15)
Nicaragua Marriage by age 18 1.09 < 0.001 (0.83–1.35)
Current age 0.14 < 0.001 (0.13–0.16)
Thailand Marriage by age 18 0.51 < 0.001 (0.34–0.68)
Current age 0.05 < 0.001 (0.05–0.06)
  1. Results exclude men who report having been married or in union more than once