TableĀ 2.

Comparison of five different models (logistic regression (LR), ANN and BGS) for calculating the proportions of literate ever married women in Bangladesh based on validation statistics (mean square error (MSE), explained variance).

modelMSE (valid)exp. var. (valid)
INLA0.0250.18
INLA (SPDE)0.0230.24
LR0.0250.19
ANN (R)0.0230.24
ANN (Octave)0.0220.27