Material security, life history, and moralistic religions: A cross cultural examination

PLos ONE Vol/Iss. 13(3) ? Published In Pages: 1-9
By Purzycki, Benjamin Grant, Ross, Cody T., Apicella, Coren, Atkinson, Quentin D., Cohen, Emma, McNamara, Rita Anne, Willard, Aiyana K., Xygalatas, Dimitris, Norenzayan, Ara, Henrich, Joseph


Material security and education will be negatively correlated with number of children.


Age and sex were controlled variables.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Multi-Level Bayesian Regression ModelSupported90% Equal Tail Posterior Credibility IntervalUNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Number of ChildrenDependentBirth Statistics
Material SecurityIndependentNONE
Years of SchoolingIndependentEducation