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Table 4 Mediation analysis - females: 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 0.0739 0.0341 ** -0.0414 0.0145 ***
BMI included
 t2012 0.0489 0.0326   -0.0391 0.0146 ***
 1 if underweight 0.0341 0.0352   -0.0068 0.0088  
 1 if overweight 0.0222 0.0161   -0.0113 0.0094  
 1 if obese 0.0283 0.0236   -0.0194 0.0117 *
Alcohol included
 t2012 0.0705 0.0347 ** -0.0434 0.0149 ***
 1 if daily drinker -0.0239 0.0548   0.0152 0.0182  
 1 if frequent drinker -0.0610 0.0421   0.0106 0.0183  
 1 if seldom drinker -0.0461 0.0399   -0.0044 0.0178  
 1 if rare drinker -0.0408 0.0372   0.0032 0.0179  
Smoking included
 t2012 0.0730 0.0350 ** -0.0421 0.0149 ***
 1 if daily smoker -0.0141 0.0349   0.0040 0.0069  
 1 if weekly smoker -0.0082 0.0452   0.0053 0.0062  
 1 if seldom smoker -0.0246 0.0348   0.0038 0.0036  
Perceived status in society included
 t2012 0.0632 0.0354 * -0.0440 0.0149 ***
 1 if much better -0.0034 0.0627   -0.0007 0.0050  
 1 if considerably better 0.0184 0.0198   0.0025 0.0081  
 1 if somewhat better 0.0095 0.0128   -0.0001 0.0047  
 1 if somewhat worse -0.0131 0.0145   -0.0050 0.0064  
 1 if considerably worse 0.0335 0.0255   0.0084 0.0115  
 1 if much worse 0.0537 0.0563   -0.0588 0.0548  
Stress included
 t2012 0.0871 0.0352 ** -0.0433 0.0151 ***
 pss -0.0018 0.0034   0.0008 0.0017  
Unemployment included
 t2012 0.0661 0.0347 * -0.0358 0.0123 ***
 1 if unemployed 0.0117 0.0247   0.0301 0.0166 *
Income included
t2012 0.0808 0.0355 ** -0.0468 0.0161 ***
real income -0.0071 0.0038 * 0.0013 0.001  
Working hours included
 t2012 0.0874 0.0351 ** -0.0428 0.0154 ***
 working hours per workday -0.0043 0.0016 *** -0.0006 0.0004  
  1. Sample weights are applied. Covariates controlled for are number of children, marital status, residence, presciption medication, and short-term crisis coefficient (t2009). *p < 0.1, **p < 0.05, ***p < 0.01