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Table 5 Exploratory analyses - estimates of growth curve coefficients – women (n = 9062)

From: Gender differences in the age-cohort distribution of psychological distress in Canadian adults: findings from a national longitudinal survey

  Model 5a Model 5b Model 5c Model 5d Model 5e Model 5f Model 5 h
Fixed effects        
  Intercept 3.86** 3.84*** 3.51*** 3.53** 3.40*** 3.13*** 2.69***
  Age -.04* -.03* -.03 -.02 -.02 .01 .02
  Age2 -.0001 .0001 -.0003 -.0003 -.0004 -.0011* -.0011*
  Age3 .00001*** .00001*** .00001*** .00002*** .00002*** .00002*** .00002***
  Cohort .21* .20* .16 .07 .25** .21* .25**
  Cohort *Age -.008* -.012*** -.007** -.007** -.008** -.008** -.012***
  Not employed .15* .23*      .21
  Employment *Age   -.03***      -.03***
  Employment *Cohort   .30**      .30**
  Low education    .24*** .22**    .20***
  Education *Age     -.006    
  Education *Cohort     .07    
  Without spouse      .55*** .83*** .83***
  Marital status *Age       -.02** -.02**
  Marital status *Cohort       .10  
Random effects (variance)       
  Intercept (between) 6.96 6.89 6.91 6.90 6.82 6.77 6.62
  Slope (between) .004 .004 .004 .004 .004 .004 .004
  Residuals (within) 7.09 7.09 7.09 7.09 7.08 7.07 7.07
ICC a        
  Intercept (between) .495 .493 .494 .493 .491 .489 .495
  Residuals (within) .505 .507 .506 .507 .509 .511 .505
  1. *< .05; **< .01; ***< .001.
  2. aICC: Intra-class correlation coefficient.