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Table 6 Factors affecting household food security outcome among respondents in the Karamoja subregion

From: Effect of drought early warning system on household food security in Karamoja subregion, Uganda

Variable Coefficient SE p value
Gender (1 = male, 0 = female) 0.037 0.2358 0.489
Participation in DEWS −0.237 0.2289 0.000***
Age −0.037 0.0094 0.518
Education −0.078 0.048 0.150
Distance to water source 0.131 0.0972 0.014**
Number of acres owned 0.260 0.0166 0.001***
Number of acres used −0.264 0.0586 0.002**
Household labor −0.056 0.0441 0.432
Distance to local trading center −0.191 0.03025 0.000***
Generalized linear models No of obs = 305
Optimization: ML Residual df = 295
Deviance = 1139.320 (Value/df) Deviance = 3.862
Pearson = 305.000 (Value/df) Pearson = 3.862
AIC = 1289.505  
BIC = 1330.428 Log likelihood = −633.752
  1. Dependent variable: proportion of HFIAS score of respondents