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Table 3 Multinomial logit estimate for effect of entrepreneurial activities on academic performance (reference category is second class)

From: Entrepreneurial interest and academic performance in Nigeria: evidence from undergraduate students in the University of Ibadan

Variables First class Third class
Entrepreneurial activity (not presently in a business is the reference category)
 Presently engaged in a business −0.42 (0.357) −1.50 (0.193)
Age in years (above 30 years is the reference category)
 16–20 15.69 (0.997) 15.35 (0.998)
 21–25 15.05 (0.997) 14.32 (0.998)
 26–30 −0.54 (1.000) −0.80 (1.000)
Gender (female is the reference category)
 Male 0.31 (0.441) 0.24 (0.744)
Income (above ₦31,000 is the reference category)
 Less than ₦10,000 −1.64a (0.036) −1.92 (0.161)
 ₦10,000 to ₦20,000 −1.87a (0.012) −2.33 (0.081)
 ₦21,000 to ₦30,000 −1.91a (0.026) −16.97 (0.991)
 Constant −15.50 (0.997) −15.63 (0.998)
  1. Source: authors’ Computation
  2. Marginal effects of coefficients are reported with z-values in bracket
  3. Superscript letter indicates statistical significance at 5%