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Table 7 Ordinary Least Squares regressions predicting emotional well-being, 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) 0.88** (0.43) 0.70* (0.42) 0.59 (0.42) 0.59 (0.42) − 0.37 (0.43) − 0.30 (0.49)
Sex of the parent (ref: female)   0.17 (0.43) 0.28 (0.43) 0.28 (0.43) 0.08 (0.43) 0.09 (0.43)
Age (years)   −0.01 (0.04) −0.00 (0.04) − 0.00 (0.04) 0.03 (0.04) 0.03 (0.04)
Marital status (ref: Single)   −2.46*** (1.01) −2.50** (0.97) −2.50** (0.97) −2.36*** (0.83) −2.64*** (0.85)
Level of Education   −0.36*** (0.11) −0.34*** (0.11) − 0.34*** (0.11) −0.19* (0.11) − 0.19* (0.11)
House ownership in the Netherlands (ref: does not own house)    −1.46*** (0.51) −1.46*** (0.51) −0.70 (0.52) −0.62 (0.52)
Number of assets in Nigeria    0.01 (0.15) 0.01 (0.15) 0.00 (0.16) 0.02 (0.16)
Number of people in the host country migrant counts on for help      −0.33 (0.22) − 0.30 (0.22)
Documented status (ref: undocumented)      −3.02*** (0.67) −2.74*** (0.67)
Number of years in the host country      0.01 (0.09) −0.01 (0.09)
Quality of relationship with child (1–6)       −0.01 (0.22)
Intercept 2.40*** 8.31*** 8.13*** 8.13*** 8.27*** 8.33***
N 308 307 305 305 298 295
R 2 0.014 0.101 0.121 0.121 0.213 0.207
  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 (two-tailed test)
  4. Source: Omitted for Anonymity