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Table 3 Multivariate mixed-effects model of social support by study group over time

From: Perceived stress and emotional social support among women who are denied or receive abortions in the United States: a prospective cohort study

  Coefficient 95% conf. interval
Study group    
Near Limit Abortion Group ref ref ref
First Trimester Abortion Group -0.04 -0.13 0.05
Parenting Turnaway Group -0.05 -0.16 0.06
Time    
Months 0.003** 0.001 0.005
Study group by time interactions    
First trimester x months 0.001 -0.002 0.004
Parenting turnaway x months 0.001 -0.003 0.005
Covariates    
Age 0.00 -0.01 0.00
Race/ethnicity    
White ref ref ref
Black -0.21*** -0.30 -0.12
Hispanic/Latina -0.20*** -0.30 -0.10
Other -0.09 -0.20 0.03
Household composition    
No other adult ref ref ref
Male partner 0.05 -0.04 0.15
Adult relative 0.08 -0.02 0.18
Non-adult relative 0.02 -0.11 0.16
Parity    
Nulliparous ref ref ref
Baby under 1 -0.08 -0.20 0.05
1+ previous births, no new baby -0.17* -0.26 -0.07
2+ previous births, no new baby -0.13 -0.23 -0.03
Mother's highest level of education    
<high school ref ref ref
High school or GED 0.15** 0.04 0.25
Associate’s, some college, tech school 0.12 0.00 0.24
College 0.24 0.13 0.36
Missing -0.09 -0.24 0.06
In school/working    
Not in school or employed ref ref ref
In school 0.21*** 0.10 0.32
Employed 0.22*** 0.14 0.30
In school and employed 0.23*** 0.12 0.33
Model constant 3.19*** 3.07 3.32
  1. *p < .05, **p < .01, ***p < .001, ref = reference group, SD = standard deviation.