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Table 3 Relationship between independent and dependent variables

From: Working conditions, self-perceived stress, anxiety, depression and quality of life: A structural equation modelling approach

Independent Variables   Dependent Variables B a b b 95% CIc tstat. P value
1. Job demand ---> Stress 0.20 0.35 (0.22, 0.48) 5.36 <0.001
2. Job demand ---> Environment -0.09 -0.04 (-0.07, -0.02) -3.16 0.002
3. Job control ---> Social relationships 0.06 0.02 (0.00, 0.04) 2.10 0.036
4. Social support ---> Depression -0.05 -0.14 (-0.22, -0.06) -3.23 0.001
5. Social support ---> Stress -0.19 -0.46 (-0.64, -0.29) -5.11 <0.001
6. Social support ---> Physical health 0.18 0.13 (0.08, 0.18) 5.33 <0.001
7. Social support ---> Psychological status 0.16 0.10 (0.05, 0.15) 4.27 <0.001
8. Social support ---> Social relationships 0.14 0.13 (0.06, 0.20) 3.85 <0.001
9. Social support ---> Environment 0.21 0.14 (0.10, 0.19) 5.76 <0.001
10. Stress ---> Anxiety 0.79 0.64 (0.60, 0.68) 33.67 <0.001
11. Stress ---> Depression 0.66 0.56 (0.51, 0.62) 20.29 <0.001
12. Stress ---> Physical health -0.21 -0.06 (-0.09, -0.03) -4.38 <0.001
13. Stress ---> Social relationships -0.25 -0.09 (-0.12, -0.06) -7.02 <0.001
14. Stress ---> Environment -0.25 -0.07 (-0.09, -0.05) -7.19 <0.001
Anxiety ---> Depression 0.21 0.22 (0.15, 0.28) 6.39 <0.001
Anxiety ---> Physical health -0.19 -0.07 (-0.10, -0.04) -4.23 <0.001
Depression ---> Psychological status -0.20 -0.06 (-0.08, -0.04) -5.67 <0.001
  1. a B = Standardized regression Coefficient
  2. b b = Unstandardized regression Coefficient
  3. c 95% CI of unstandardized regression Coefficient