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Table 2 Multi-level logit regressions of doxic university aspirations

From: Early tracking and immigrant optimism: a comparative study of educational aspirations among students in disadvantaged schools in Sweden and the Netherlands

Variable Total sample The Netherlands Sweden
Grades 0.273*** 0.110 0.501***
HE parents 0.339** 0.558*** −0.041
Female 0.215 0.243 0.146
Non-immigrants (reference)    
 EU-parents −0.148 −0.421 −0.123
 EU-born 0.160 0.890 0.047
 TC-parents 0.315** 0.346* 0.385
 TC-born 0.199 −0.072 0.804**
 Age −0.153** −0.133* −0.309**
 Parents’ expectations 1.699*** 1.170*** 2.070***
 Teachers’ expectations 1.423*** 1.613*** 1.127***
 Peer study-attitudes 0.168*** 0.094 0.299***
 Peer adult-life attitudes −0.057 −0.023 −0.074
 Female friends 0.057 −0.016 0.184*
 NL −0.361   
 Constant 0.588 0.650 2.219
 Constant (Level 2) 0.526*** 1.110* 0.075
 N 3202 1653 1549
  1. Legend: *p < .05; **p < .01; ***p < .001