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Table 2 Nested regression models predicting Kessler 6 score from cancer status, CHIS 2005 (N = 42,879)

From: Differential mental health impact of cancer across racial/ethnic groups: findings from a population-based study in California

   Model 1 Model 2 Model 3 Model 4
Independent Variablea Level  b Robust SE  p  b Robust SE  p  b Robust SE  p  b Robust SE  p
Cancer Yes 0.395 0.113 ** 0.792 0.117 *** 0.744 0.115 *** 0.382 0.106 **
Gender Female     0.507 0.056 *** 0.427 0.055 *** 0.425 0.055 ***
Age 30-44     −0.337 0.084 *** −0.239 0.083 ** −0.243 0.083 **
  45-59     −0.265 0.085 ** −0.132 0.086   −0.140 0.086  
  60 and over     −1.202 0.102 *** −1.332 0.104 *** −1.325 0.103 ***
Years of education      −0.123 0.011 *** −0.077 0.011 *** −0.076 0.010 ***
Currently insured Yes     −0.357 0.093 *** −0.162 0.095   −0.175 0.096  
Race Black     0.565 0.152 *** 0.351 0.148 * 0.251 0.151  
  Latino     −0.267 0.081 ** −0.436 0.083 *** −0.509 0.086 ***
  Asian     0.083 0.088   −0.028 0.091   −0.061 0.093  
  Multiracial     0.734 0.172 *** 0.649 0.172 *** 0.632 0.176 **
  Other     0.913 0.299 ** 0.805 0.294 ** 0.636 0.294 *
Household incomeb         −0.009 0.000 *** −0.009 0.000 ***
Race*Cancer Black*Cancer           1.484 0.590 *
  Latino*Cancer           1.460 0.365 ***
  Asian*Cancer           0.263 0.402  
  Multiracial*Cancer           0.031 0.525  
  Other *Cancer           2.435 1.989  
Constant   3.357 0.027 *** 4.909 0.194 *** 4.916 0.192 *** 4.959 0.192 ***
Model Statistics
F   12.260   *** 36.720   *** 62.730   *** 44.660   ***
df   1,79    12, 68    13, 67    18, 62   
R2   0.001    0.032    0.047    0.048   
Model Comparisonc
F      37.190   *** 338.220   *** 2.540   *
df      10, 70    1, 79    4, 76   
  1. Note: b = beta coefficient; SE = standard error; AA = African American; * ≤ .05. ** ≤ .01.*** ≤ .001.
  2. aReference categories: cancer = no; age = 18-29; currently insured = no; race = non-Hispanic White; Cancer*Race = no cancer*non-Hispanic White.
  3. bIn thousands of dollars.
  4. cModel 2 compared to Model 1; Model 3 compared to Model 2; Model 4 compared to Model 3.