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Table 2 Estimated associations with changes in normalised health variables between baseline and each wavea

From: Widening disparities in health between educational levels and their determinants in later life: evidence from a nine-year cohort study

  Men (n = 9320 × 10 waves) Women (n = 10,704 × 10 waves)
Model A Model B Model A Model B
Coef. b SEc Coef. SE Coef. SE Coef. SE
(1) Self-rated healthd
 Low-educated 0.116*** (0.012) 0.081*** (0.015) 0.105*** (0.011) 0.092*** (0.014)
 Low-educated × Wave    0.006*** (0.002)    0.002 (0.002)
 Wave 0.017*** (0.001) 0.016*** (0.001) 0.015*** (0.001) 0.014*** (0.001)
 Self-rated health at baseline −0.467*** (0.004) −0.467*** (0.004) −0.474*** (0.004) −0.474*** (0.004)
(2) Functional limitationsd
 Low-educated 0.039*** (0.011) 0.020 (0.015) 0.089*** (0.012) 0.029 (0.016)
 Low-educated × Wave    0.004* (0.002)    0.011*** (0.002)
 Wave 0.015*** (0.001) 0.015*** (0.001) 0.019*** (0.001) 0.017*** (0.001)
 Functional limitations at baseline −0.538*** (0.005) −0.538*** (0.005) −0.440*** (0.005) −0.440*** (0.005)
(3) Psychological distressd
 Low-educated 0.092*** (0.012) 0.018 (0.014) 0.052*** (0.012) 0.021 (0.015)
 Low-educated × Wave    0.014*** (0.002)    0.006*** (0.002)
 Wave −0.001 (0.001) −0.003*** (0.001) 0.006*** (0.001) 0.005*** (0.001)
 Psychological distress at baseline −0.431*** (0.005) −0.431*** (0.005) −0.380*** (0.005) −0.380*** (0.005)
  1. aControlled for ages at baseline. b Coefficient. c Standard error. d Normalised by mean and standard deviation
  2. ***p < 0.001, *p < 0.05