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Table 3 The relationship between internalizing symptoms and digital activities (social media use and playing games). Ordinary least square regression

From: Does gender matter? The association between different digital media activities and adolescent well-being

  Model 1   Model 2  
B Beta p-value B Beta p-value
Social media use .191 .135 <.001 .288 .204 <.001
Social media use2 .032 .088 <.001 .027 .075 <.001
Playing games .320 .096 <.001 .294 .088 .002
Playing games2 .143 .060 .001 .139 .058 .003
Boy −2.389 −.278 <.001 −2.343 −.270 <.001
Social media use × Boy     −.191 −.098 <.001
Playing games × Boy     .072 .013 .521
Controls a Yes    Yes   
 R2 .129    .133   
 N 3957    3957   
  1. Note: B = unstandardized coefficient; Beta = standardized coefficient. The p-values are calculated using robust standard errors. a Control variables included in the models are country of birth, year of study measured as three dummies, gender × year of study, and the different schools are included as 17 dummies