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Table 3 Logit models (odds ratios) for probability of non-response of adults, children, and households (for the migration/enterprise questionnaire)

From: Introducing the Tunisia Labor Market Panel Survey 2014

Dependent variable: Pr (adult did not respond) Pr (child did not respond) Pr (household did not respond)
Household composition
 Mean no. of children 0 to 5 in household 0.590*** 0.981 0.458***
(0.086) (0.137) (0.109)
 Mean no. of children 6 to 14 in household 0.892 1.020 1.089
(0.086) (0.115) (0.139)
 Mean no. of WA males in household 1.210** 1.063 1.371*
(0.073) (0.146) (0.172)
 Mean no. of WA females in household 1.122 0.857 1.373**
(0.073) (0.118) (0.144)
 Mean no. of elderly males in household 1.287 1.117 1.273
(0.291) (0.545) (0.856)
 Mean no. of elderly females in Household 0.815 0.785 0.596
(0.185) (0.300) (0.251)
Region (Greater Tunis omit.)
 North East 0.724 3.976*** 0.481*
(0.168) (1.304) (0.179)
 North West 0.619 1.334 0.264
(0.395) (0.681) (0.201)
 Center East 2.110** 1.847 1.415
(0.479) (0.597) (0.448)
 Center West 1.192 2.951* 0.361
(0.385) (1.260) (0.216)
 South East 0.205** 0.267** 0.072*
(0.116) (0.135) (0.076)
 South West 0.128** 0.927 0.292
(0.086) (0.474) (0.198)
Residence (urban omit.)
 Rural 0.818 0.866 0.868
(0.284) (0.617) (0.507)
Rural and region interactions
 North East 1.784 0.040** 0.948
(0.706) (0.042) (0.685)
 North West 0.167* 0.896 0.110
(0.140) (0.771) (0.154)
 Center East 0.805 0.939 0.677
(0.307) (0.732) (0.428)
 Center West 2.357 0.423 1.930
(1.058) (0.350) (1.597)
 South East (.) 3.351 (.)
(.) (3.462) (.)
 South West 4.132 0.499 3.185
(3.556) (0.563) (3.296)
Relationship to head (adult: head omit.)
 Spouse 1.028   
(0.722)   
 Son/daughter 4.356   
(3.842)   
 Other/missing 4.259   
(3.821)   
Relationship to head (child: son/daughter omit.)
 Not son/daughter   1.309  
  (0.540)  
Age group (adult: 15–19 omit., migr.: <25 omit.)    
 20–24 1.471   
(0.501)   
 25–29 0.736   0.466
(0.263)   (0.483)
 30–34 1.449   0.202
(0.523)   (0.210)
 35–39 1.102   0.341
(0.458)   (0.311)
 40–44 1.789   0.209
(0.864)   (0.196)
 45–59 1.126   0.084**
(0.515)   (0.076)
 50–54 0.908   0.093**
(0.432)   (0.084)
 55–59 1.208   0.055**
(0.615)   (0.052)
 60–64 0.631   0.091*
(0.309)   (0.088)
 65–69 0.852   0.194
(0.630)   (0.207)
 70–74 0.899   0.056**
(0.564)   (0.060)
 75+ 0.493   0.077*
(0.326)   (0.090)
Female interacted with age group (adult: 15–19 omit.)
 20–24 1.113   
(0.529)   
 25–29 1.135   
(0.608)   
 30–34 0.810   
(0.564)   
 35–39 0.671   
(0.482)   
 40–44 0.298   
(0.213)   
 45–59 0.615   
(0.438)   
 50–54 0.269   
(0.196)   
 55–59 0.327   
(0.248)   
 60–64 0.381   
(0.299)   
 65–69 0.507   
(0.491)   
 70–74 0.196   
(0.188)   
 75+ 0.377   
(0.343)   
Age group (child: 6–9 omit.)
 10–14   1.187  
  (0.328)  
Female interacted with age group (child: 6–9 omit.)
 10–14   0.760  
  (0.285)  
Sex (male omit.)
 Female 6.836 1.451 1.427
(7.050) (0.398) (1.027)
Marital status (single omit.)
 Married 0.411   0.544
(0.487)   (0.465)
 Widowed/divorced 3.158   1.642
(2.575)   (1.160)
Spouse present 7.618   3.509
(8.203)   (2.831)
Residency status
 Absent 1.495   0.782
(0.653)   (1.021)
Housing factor quintile (lowest omit.)
 Second 0.913 1.120 1.148
(0.174) (0.331) (0.403)
 Third 0.994 1.289 1.050
(0.212) (0.403) (0.424)
 Fourth 0.914 0.623 0.898
(0.213) (0.236) (0.358)
 Highest 0.888 1.446 1.124
(0.222) (0.468) (0.457)
Durables factor quintile (lowest omit.)
 Second 0.788 1.261 0.857
(0.158) (0.353) (0.315)
 Third 0.735 0.969 0.564
(0.147) (0.327) (0.235)
 Fourth 0.685 1.358 0.500
(0.182) (0.439) (0.222)
 Highest 1.625* 1.570 1.736
(0.389) (0.532) (0.768)
Rel. to head and sex interactions
 Spouse and female 0.732   
(0.712)   
 Son/daughter and female 0.139*   
(0.135)   
 Rel. other/miss and female 0.583   
(0.594)   
Marital status and sex interactions
 Married and female 1.845   
(2.460)   
 Div./widow. and female 0.224   
(0.218)   
Spouse present and sex interactions
 Spouse present and female 0.234   1.684
(0.297)   (1.891)
Pseudo R-sq. 0.121 0.087 0.158
N (Obs.) 10,858 2214 4116
  1. Source: Authors’ calculations based on TLMPS 2014
  2. Notes: (.) denotes a variable that perfectly predicted responding; *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01; ***p < 0.001