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Table 3 Mediation analysis - males: Linear probability fixed-effects estimates

From: Economic conditions, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease: analysis of the Icelandic economic collapse

Dependent variable Hypertension   Cardiovascular Disease  
  dy/dx Robust SE   dy/dx Robust SE  
Without mediators
 t2012 -0.0469 0.0284 * -0.0092 0.0172  
BMI included
 t2012 -0.0468 0.0292   -0.0119 0.0177  
 1 if underweight -0.0112 0.0158   0.0096 0.0097  
 1 if overweight 0.0044 0.0215   0.0083 0.0121  
 1 if obese 0.0546 0.0426   0.0210 0.0182  
Alcohol included
 t2012 -0.0607 0.0292 ** -0.0093 0.0177  
 1 if daily drinker 0.0537 0.1090   0.1070 0.0612 *
 1 if frequent drinker 0.1300 0.0874   0.0928 0.0412 **
 1 if seldom drinker 0.1100 0.0873   -0.0895 0.0412 **
 1 if rare drinker -0.0654 0.0808   0.0698 0.0373 *
Smoking included
 t2012 -0.0666 0.0275 ** -0.0137 0.0175  
 1 if daily smoker 0.0556 0.0355   -0.0165 0.0166  
 1 if weekly smoker -0.0140 0.0240   -0.0476 0.0249 *
 1 if seldom smoker 0.0134 0.0535   -0.0525 0.0250 **
Perceived status in society included
 t2012 -0.0605 0.0298 ** -0.0036 0.0178  
 1 if much better 0.0260 0.0368   -0.0108 0.0208  
 1 if considerably better 0.0143 0.0159   0.0181 0.0096 *
 1 if somewhat better -0.0011 0.0142   -0.0046 0.0080  
 1 if somewhat worse -0.0502 0.0244 ** 0.0039 0.0072  
 1 if considerably worse -0.0769 0.0483   -0.0023 0.0190  
 1 if much worse -0.0695 0.0623   0.1330 0.0741 *
Stress included
 t2012 -0.0566 0.0300 * -0.0022 0.0179  
 pss 0.0063 0.0038 * -0.0009 0.0018  
Unemployment included
 t2012 -0.0436 0.0296   -0.0073 0.0176  
 1 if unemployed 0.0098 0.0451   -0.0097 0.0276  
Income included
 t2012 -0.0534 0.0285 ** -0.0148 0.0172  
 real income -0.0017 0.0038   0.0018 0.0015  
Working hours included
 t2012 -0.0726 0.0318 ** -0.0084 0.0193  
 working hours per workday -0.0016 0.0016   0.0005 0.0011  
  1. Sample weights are applied. Covariates controlled for are number of children, marital status, residence, presciption mediation, and short-term crisis coefficient (t2009). *p < 0.1, **p < 0.05, ***p < 0.01