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Table 3 Ordinary least squares regressions predicting self-assessed Health, Ireland

From: Transnational migration, health and well-being: Nigerian parents in Ireland and the Netherlands

Variables Model 1 Model 2 Model 3 Model 4 Model 5 Model 6
TP (ref: NTP) − 0.16 (0.10) −0.13 (0.10) − 0.14 (0.10) − 0.14 (0.10) − 0.03 (0.10) − 0.07 (0.12)
Sex of the parent (ref: female)   0.19* (0.10) 0.17* (0.10) 0.17* (0.10) 0.19* (0.10) 0.19* (0.10)
Age (years)   −0.01 (0.01) − 0.01 (0.01) − 0.01 (0.01) − 0.01 (0.01) − 0.01 (0.01)
Marital status (ref: Single)   0.06 (0.23) 0.07 (0.23) 0.07 (0.23) 0.04 (0.23) 0.08 (0.24)
Level of Education   0.08*** (0.03) 0.07** (0.03) 0.07** (0.03) 0.05* (0.03) 0.05* (0.03)
House ownership in the Netherlands (ref: does not own house)    0.08 (0.13) 0.08 (0.13) −0.03 (0.13) −0.03 (0.13)
Number of assets in Nigeria    0.06** (0.03) 0.06** (0.03) 0.05* (0.03) 0.05* (0.03)
Number of people in the host country migrant relies for help      0.03 (0.05) 0.04 (0.05)
Documented status (ref: undocumented)      0.33** (0.16) 0.37** (0.16)
Number of years in the host country      0.02 (0.02) 0.01 (0.02)
Quality of relationship with child (1–6)      (0.02) (0.02)
Intercept       0.04 (0.05)
N 4.40*** (0.07) 3.73*** (0.39) 3.87*** (0.40) 3.87*** (0.40) 3.84*** (0.42) 3.72*** (0.43)
R 2 308 307 305 305 298 295
R-squared 0.009 0.059 0.069 0.069 0.097 0.103
  1. Numbers in parenthesis are robust standard errors
  2. TP transnational parents, NTP non-transnational parents, Ref. reference
  3. *** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, * p < 0.1
  4. Source: Omitted for Anonymity