Table 3

Multivariable linear regression results for middle aged (45–64 years old) male mortality (weighted by the number of interviewed men in the 150 sub-regions) (n = 5676)

βSEt Testp ValueAdjusted r2
*Measured by the sum of 10 items of Chicago Community Survey Questionnaire; †measured by the average responding, “People are generally dishonest and they want to take advantage of others” (0–3); ‡measured by the average responding, “When I hear of the success of a friend of mine, I feel frustrated” (0–3); §measured by the average responding, “If I help someone, I can anticipate that they will treat me just as well as I treat them” (0–3).
Model
(Constant)187.12.4875.40.000
Years of education−7.760.24−32.40.0000.618
Collective efficacy*−1.130.05−22.10.0000.641
Taxable income−4.63E-050.006−25.10.0000.660
15.30.000
Social mistrust†7.250.470.671
11.80.000
Cigarettes per day0.890.080.674
11.00.000
Religious involvement2.150.1960.677
7.80.000
Competitive attitude‡6.100.780.679
−4.60.000
Membership in civic organisations−7.461.610.679
−3.00.002
Reciprocity§−1.290.430.680
2.90.003
Spirit consumption1.700.570.680