Skip to main content

Table 4 Tobit regression of social capital and EQ-5D index (total sample)

From: Association between social capital and health-related quality of life among left behind and not left behind older people in rural China

Variables Model 1 Model 2 Model 3
β SE β SE β SE
Sexa
 Female −0.019 0.021 −0.018 0.021 −0.020 0.021
Ageb
 70-79 −0.019 0.022 −0.023 0.021 −0.016 0.022
 ≥ 80 −0.113*** 0.029 −0.120*** 0.028 −0.111*** 0.029
Marital statusc
 Others −0.062** 0.023 −0.061** 0.022 −0.062** 0.023
Educational leveld
 Illiterate −0.071** 0.021 −0.073** 0.021 −0.069** 0.021
Social capitale
 Low −0.055* 0.022    −0.013 0.031
Left behindf
 Yes −0.040* 0.019    −0.019 0.022
Social participationg
 Low    −0.009 0.023   
Neighborhood relationship and supporth
 Low    −0.018 0.022   
Trust and reciprocityi
 Low    −0.102*** 0.022   
Personal networksj
 Low    0.035 0.023   
Social capital*left behind      −0.084* 0.044
Observations 825 825 825
Pseudo R2 0.110 0.134 0.115
  1. aReference: male
  2. bReference: 60-69 years old
  3. cReference: married
  4. dReference: primary school and above
  5. eReference: high social capital
  6. fReference: not left behind
  7. gReference: high social participation
  8. hReference: high neighborhood relationship and support
  9. iReference: high trust and reciprocity
  10. jReference: high personal networks
  11. ***p < 0.001; ** p < 0.01; * p < 0.05