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Table 4 Regression coefficients with standard error of log transformed adiponectin by socioeconomic status for men and women (N = 4340)

From: Association of adiponectin and socioeconomic status in African American men and women: the Jackson heart study

Adiponectin
Men (n = 1604)
  aModel 1   bModel 2    cModel 3    dModel 4   
Socioeconomic status β (se) P-value β (se) P-value % Red β (se) P-value % Red β (se) P-value % Red
Income
≤ $19,999 .26(.04) <.0001 .21(.04) <.0001 19 % .15(.05) .0012 42 % .16(.05) .0008 38 %
$20,000 - $49,999 .07(0.04) .056 .05(.04) .17   .03(.04) .43   .04(.04) .25  
≥$50,000 (referent)           
Education
<high school .25(.05) <.0001 .14(.05) .005 44 % .10(.05) .06   .08(.06) .16  
High school or GED .05(.05) .29 .04(.05) .36   .01(.05) .87   .03(.05) .55  
Some college or vocational –.009(.04) .83 .02(.04) .60   .01(.04) .73   .001(004) .96  
≥College graduate (referent)           
Women (n = 2736)
Income            
≤ $19,999 .02(.03) .53 −.04(.03) .20   −.03(.03) .38   −.01(.03) .73  
$20,000–$49,999 0.01(0.03) .71 −.01(.03) .73   .008(.03) .79   −.0002(.03) .99  
≥$50,000 (referent)           
Education
<high school .02(.04) .52 −.08(.04) .03   −.05(.04) .19   −005(.04) .19  
High school or GED −.02(.03) .60 −.05(.03) .12   −.03(.04) .44   −.03(.03) .35  
Some college or vocational −.09(.03) .004 −.06(.03) .04 33 % −.03(.03) .31   .01(.03) 0.75  
≥College graduate (reference)           
  1. Abbreviations: SE standard error, Red Reduction
  2. Percentage reduction in regression coefficients from Model 1 computed by (regressionModel 1-regression coefficient Models 2, 3, 4)/(regression coefficientModel 1)
  3. aModel 1, unadjusted
  4. bModel 2, adjusted for age
  5. cModel 3, adjusted for age and health behavior (overweight, smoking status, alcohol consumption status, physical activity)
  6. dModel 4, adjusted for age, health behavior and health status (HDL, LDL, triglycerides, hypertension status, type 2 diabetes status, HOMA-IR, CRP)