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Table 3 Multilevel logistic regression showing random-effects on delayed childbearing

From: Socio-demographic factors associated with delayed childbearing in Nigeria

Parameter Empty model Model 1 Model 2 Model 3
Est. S. Err. 95% CI Est. S. Err. 95% CI Est. S. Err. 95% CI Est. S. Err. 95% CI
Variance (community) 0.808 0.103 0.63–1.04 0.769 0.104 0.59–1.01 0.896 0.081 0.75–1.07 0.580 0.037 0.51–0.66
Variance (individual) 0.931 0.070 0.08–1.08 0.575 0.036 0.51–0.65 0.188 0.069 0.05–0.32 0.241 0.022 0.20–0.29
Log likelihood − 5883.1 − 5281.9 − 5275.8 − 5268.9
1CC (%) 19.7 14.9 21.4 15.0
LR test χ2 = 18.45; p < 0.05 χ2 = 24.61; p < 0.05 χ2 = 24.48; p < 0.05 χ2 = 35.07; p < 0.05