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Table 7 OLS estimates of gender heterogeneity in the usage of coping strategies when confronted with food and nutrition insecurity

From: Coping with food and nutrition insecurity in Zimbabwe: does household head gender matter?

VariablesHunger scorePoor food consumption scoreNever consumes mineralsNever consumes proteinsNever consumes iron
Panel A
 Household head is female × Consumption-based coping strategy index− 0.0002127.69e–058.64e–050.000337***− 0.000197
 Household head is female0.0353***0.0254***0.00988**0.0326***0.0664***
 Consumption-based coping strategy index0.0149***0.00355***0.00195***0.00262***0.00405***
Panel B
 Household head is female × Livelihoods-based coping strategy index− 0.0329***− 0.0110***0.000742− 0.00511− 0.0164***
 Household head is female0.0763***0.0379***0.0186***0.0458***0.0741***
 Livelihoods-based coping strategy index0.222***0.0344***0.0260***0.0211***0.0312***
  1. Notes: Regression results control for province as well as survey year dummies. Robust standard errors in parentheses
  2. ***, **, and * indicate the 1, 5, and 10% levels of significance