Table 4

Variance in self-reported diabetes status between local areas and states in India, expressed as percentage of the contribution to the total variance in diabetes

Age and gender adjusted*Fully adjusted
VarianceSE%VarianceSE%
States0.2310.0765.90.2040.0685.4
Local areas0.4250.04310.80.2400.0416.4
  • * Multilevel model adjusted for age and gender only.

  • Multilevel model fully adjusted for age, gender, marital status, religion, social caste, household wealth, education, body mass index and place of residence.