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Table 4 Hierarchical regression of self-esteem on demographic factors, socioeconomic status, and social connections among migrant and local adolescent

From: The effects of social connections on self-rated physical and mental health among internal migrant and local adolescents in Shanghai, China

Predictors Model 1
(n = 1015)
  Model 2
(n = 712)
  Model 3
(n = 303)
 
  B R2 B R2 B R2
Step 1       
Demographics factors   0.047   0.017   0.038
Age (mean) 0.019   0.001   0.070  
Gender (Female) 0.093**   0.060   0.171**  
Residence location (Town/city; %) 0.113**   0.120**   0.072  
Migrants or not (yes)1 -0.130***      
Step 2       
Socioeconomic status   0.103   0.115   0.089
Father's education (%) 0.158***   0.156**   0.243**  
Mother's education (%) 0.088*   0.188***   0.041  
Parental occupations (%) 0.139***   0.138***   0.084  
Family income (%) 0.167***   0.251***   0.053  
Step 3       
Social connections   0.376   0.370   0.430
Family cohesion(mean) 0.231***   0.235***   0.240***  
Peer associations(mean) 0.145***   0.170***   0.114  
Teacher relations(mean) 0.175***   0.087*   0.335***  
Social cohesion(mean) 0.156***   0.190***   0.089  
  1. *P < .05, **P < .01, ***P < .001
  2. 1In step 3 of Model 1, the regression coefficients is significant as -0.093*