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Table 2 Time-series results estimating the monthly count of male Cesarean Deliveries (CD) in California as a function of monthly female CD, monthly State employment, and autocorrelation (sample size = 228 months)

From: Economic downturns and male cesarean deliveries: a time-series test of the economic stress hypothesis

  Monthly Count of Male CD
Constant 179.18 (47.26)*
Count of Female CD 1.093 (.009)***
Employment (in 100,000 s) at:  
  Same Month of CD -4.57 (12.14)
  1 Month before CD -24.09 (11.88)*
  2 Months before CD -6.00 (12.21)
Differencing None
Autoregressive Parameters None
Moving Average Parameters None
  1. *p < .05; *p < .01; ***p < .001; 2- sided test.
  2. Standard errors appear in parentheses.