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Table 4 Regression results for FDR, Corsi, and BDR by ethnic group

From: Socioeconomic disadvantage and ethnicity are associated with large differences in children’s working memory ability: analysis of a prospective birth cohort study following 13,500 children

Ethnic group FDR (n = 14,025) Corsi (n = 13,919) BDR (n = 14,072)
B (95% CI) t p B (95% CI) t p B (95% CI) t p
White British          
Gypsy/Irish Traveller − 9.58 [− 11.93 to − 7.23] − 7.98  < .001 − 9.27 [− 11.95 to − 6.59] − 6.78  < .001 − 15.87 [− 18.82 to − 12.92] − 10.56  < .001
White other − 5.48 [− 6.72 to − 4.24] − 8.66  < .001 − 0.42 [− 1.83 to 1.00] − 0.58 .564 − 6.14 [− 7.69 to − 4.58] − 7.75  < .001
Other 1.16 [− 0.38 to 2.71] 1.47 .141 2.51 [0.75 to 4.27] 2.79 .005 0.36 [− 1.57 to 2.28] 0.36 .716
Mixed 1.56 [0.44 to 2.68] 2.73 .006 − 1.05 [− 2.33 to 0.23] − 1.61 .108 − 1.79 [− 3.19 to − 0.39] − 2.50 .012
Black/Black British 3.00 [− 2.45 to 1.90] 3.10 .002 − 0.28 [− 2.45 to 1.90] − 0.25 .802 − 0.85 [− 3.23 to 1.53] − 0.70 .484
Pakistani 3.12 [2.53 to 3.71] 10.36  < .001 − 0.20 [− 0.87 to 0.47] − 0.58 .382 − 0.39 [1.13 to 0.35] − 1.03 .303
Bangladeshi 3.53 [2.04 to 5.02] 4.64  < .001 5.26 [3.56 to 6.96] 6.06  < .001 3.12 [1.26 to 4.99] 3.28 .001
Indian 3.67 [1.94 to 5.40] 4.17  < .001 3.06 [1.09 to 5.02] 3.05 .002 1.97 [− 0.19 to 4.13] 1.79 .073
F test F(8, 14,016) = 45.48 F(8, 13,910) = 13.94 F(8, 14,063) = 24.55
Unadjusted R2 .03, p< .001 .00, p< .001 0.01, p< .001
  1. Bold values shows the statistically significant results