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Table 3 Multilevel model for number of decayed teeth

From: Individual and contextual factors related to dental caries in underprivileged Brazilian adolescents

Variable Model 1 Model 2 Model 3
  Estimate SE p-value Estimate SE p-value Estimate SE p-value
Intercept 0.4407 0.0397 <0.0001 0.5673 0.3791 0.1420 0.6717 0.3823 0.0864
Individual level          
 Prison inmate in the family (ref = yes)     -1.0167 0.3513 0.0039 -1.0214 0.3509 0.0037
 Number of persons in the family     0.0686 0.0227 0.0026 0.0721 0.0227 0.0015
 Health of teeth and mouth     0.2079 0.0314 <0.0001 0.2118 0.0314 <0.0001
Suburb level          
 Social exclusion index (SEI)        0.2392 0.1145 0.0369
Variances          
 Between suburbs 0.0132 0.0092   0.0078 0.0074   0.0039 0.0063  
 Between individuals 1.0859 0.0450   0.9682 0.0410   0.9684 0.0410  
2 Res log likelihood 3457.25    3209.32    3207.85   
  1. Piracicaba, SP, Brazil, 2012.