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Table 4 Pediatric asthma emergency department (ED) visit relative risk estimates, standard deviations, and credible intervals for a 1-unit increase after controlling for all other factors for the final model (Model 4) for Dataset A1 (includes geographic imputation) and Dataset B (complete cases only)

From: A geographic identifier assignment algorithm with Bayesian variable selection to identify neighborhood factors associated with emergency department visit disparities for asthma

DescriptionDataset A1Dataset B
Coefficient EstimateStandard Deviation95% CredibleCoefficient EstimateStandard Deviation95% Credible
Model intercept− 0.3070.030− 0.366, − 0.248−0.5600.034− 0.627, − 0.495
Demographics
 Percent of the population white race− 0.0130.001− 0.015, − 0.011− 0.0150.001− 0.017,  − 0.014
 Percent of the population age 5-19− 0.0630.004− 0.070, − 0.056− 0.0710.004− 0.079, − 0.063
 Percent of the population male− 0.0120.003− 0.018, − 0.005− 0.0110.004− 0.018, − 0.003
 Percent of the population graduated high school− 0.0130.002− 0.017, − 0.008− 0.0110.002− 0.016, − 0.006
 Household median income (scaled by $1 k)− 0.0080.001− 0.011, − 0.006− 0.0110.001− 0.013, − 0.008
 Average annual proportion of census tract identifiers missing0.3950.0840.231, 0.561NANANA
Weather
 Average annual temperature (°C)− 0.0280.010− 0.048, − 0.008− 0.0320.008− 0.046, − 0.018
 Average annual dewpoint temperature (°C)0.0340.0070.021, 0.0480.0160.0070.003, 0.029
Air pollutants
 Average annual CO concentration (ppm)− 0.1480.070− 0.286, − 0.004NANANA
 Average annual O3 concentration (ppb)0.0010.001− 0.002, 0.003NANANA
Social
 Distance to nearest pharmacy (km)0.0150.0040.007, 0.023NANANA
 Average people per house0.2970.0760.149, 0.4520.5210.0800.363, 0.679
Interactions
 CO by O3 interaction0.0580.0100.039, 0.077NANANA
 CO by temperature interaction0.2870.0900.102, 0.452NANANA
 CO by dewpoint temperature interaction− 0.2610.077− 0.415, − 0.105NANANA