Skip to main content

Table 4 Summary statistics for hierarchical regression for physical and mental component summary scores of the SF-12

From: Age, mode of conception, health service use and pregnancy health: a prospective cohort study of Australian women

   Standardised coefficients: PCS score as outcome Standardised coefficients: MCS score as outcome
  Reference category Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4
Country of birth: Other Australia .022 .011 .001 .001 -.027 -.017 -.017 -.008
Language at home: Other English only -.108* -.112* -.117** -.108* -.032 -.022 -.022 .000
Marital status: Single or de facto Married .045 .019 .012 .024 -.107* -.082 -.082 -.083
Occupational status: No paid employment In paid employment   -.088* -.061 -.060   .025 .025 .029
Health insurance: None Yes   .102* .088* .097*   -.110* -.110* -.094*
Mode of conception: ARTC SC    -.014 -.025    .025 .014
Age     .011 -.002    .041 .036
Expecting: Multiples Singleton    -.197*** -.194***    .052 .050
Edinburgh Depression score      -.054     
Anxiety Trait score      -.113     
Self-rated general health (1=Poor to 5=Excellent)          .204***
Adj R 2   .080 .021 .055 .076 .008 .016 .017 .057
  1. MCS=Mental Component Summary; PCS=Physical Component Summary.
  2. *p<0.05; **p<0.01; ***p<0.001.