Table 4

Multivariable predictors of female first authorship on stepwise logistic regression analysis

Parameter valueOR95% CIP value
GDP in 10 000 US$/capita (2010)1.04511.0278 to 1.0626<0.0001
Number of physicians per 1000 inhabitants (2010)ns
Human development index (2010)ns
Gender inequality index (2010)0.51290.4115 to 0.6393<0.0001
Senior author female3.03412.8640 to 3.2144<0.0001
  • Significant p values are in bold.

  • GDP, gross domestic product; ns, not significant.