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Table 8 Ordinary Least Squares regressions predicting emotional well-being, The Netherlands

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) 1.34*** (0.36) 1.25*** (0.34) 1.00*** (0.37) 1.00*** (0.37) 0.55 (0.39) 0.41 (0.43)
Sex of the parent (ref: female)   −0.21 (0.40) −0.10 (0.41) −0.10 (0.41) −0.14 (0.39) − 0.18 (0.39)
Age (years)   0.04 (0.04) 0.04 (0.04) 0.04 (0.04) 0.02 (0.04) 0.02 (0.04)
Marital status (ref: Single)   −1.88*** −1.81*** −1.81*** −1.39** −1.28**
Level of Education   −0.34*** (0.08) −0.32*** (0.08) − 0.32*** (0.08) −0.21** (0.09) − 0.21** (0.09)
House ownership in the Netherlands (ref: does not own house)    −0.66* (0.34) −0.66* (0.34) − 0.47 (0.35) −0.40 (0.35)
Number of assets in Nigeria    −0.03 (0.04) −0.03 (0.04) − 0.03 (0.05) −0.03 (0.05)
Number of people in the host country migrant counts on for help      0.15 (0.12) 0.14 (0.12)
Documented status (ref: undocumented)      −2.74*** (0.61) −2.76*** (0.61)
Number of years in the host country      0.02 (0.04) 0.02 (0.04)
Quality of relationship with child (1–6)       0.33 (0.26)
Intercept 1.19*** (0.20) 4.59*** (1.58) 4.48*** (1.58) 4.48*** (1.58) 6.08*** (1.51) 5.55*** (1.59)
N 296 296 296 296 286 284
R 2 0.047 0.191 0.200 0.200 0.298 0.305
  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