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Table 1 Dependent variables and selected determinants for analysis

From: Effects of individual, household and community characteristics on child nutritional status in the slums of urban Bangladesh

Dependent variable Determinants
Individual Household Community
Stunting Mother’s age at birth of the child Socioeconomic status Urban domain (slum vs. non-slum)
Underweight Mother’s educational attainment Length of stay in the current city Distance from health facility
  Birth order of the child Sanitation Availability of Community Health Worker
Current age of the child Garbage disposal Location (City Corporation of Dhaka vs. the rest)
Mother’s exposure to mass media Household size  
Mother working outside  
Mother’s NGO membership