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Table 8 Chi-square test for significance of variable before and after matching

From: Effect of market production on rural household food consumption: evidence from Uganda

Outcome Matching algorithm Pseudo R2 Before (After) matching p > chi2 Before (After) matching
Calorie consumption Nearest neighbour (NN = 4) 0.149 (0.010) 0.000 (0.687)
Kernel matching (band width = 0.06) 0.149 (0.004) 0.000 (0.991)
Radius matching (caliper =0.02) 0.149 (0.004) 0.000 (0.995)
Dietary diversity score Nearest neighbour (NN = 3) 0.151 (0.010) 0.000 (0.692)
Kernel matching (band width = 0.05) 0.151 (0.006) 0.000 (0.956)
Radius matching (caliper =0.02) 0.151 (0.005) 0.000 (0.982)
Household Food Insecurity Access score Nearest neighbour (NN = 3) 0.149 (0.010) 0.000 (0.688)
Kernel matching (band width = 0.05) 0.149 (0.005) 0.000 (0.985)
Radius matching (caliper =0.03) 0.149 (0.004) 0.000 (0.995)