Table 6

 Adjusted mean differences in CES-D scores by block group racial composition before and after adjustment for individual level income, education, and neighbourhood score

White menWhite womenBlack menBlack women
Adjusted for ageAge + income, education, and neighbourhood scoreAdjusted for ageAge + income, education, and neighbourhood scoreAdjusted for ageAge + income, education, and neighbourhood scoreAdjusted for ageAge + income, education, and neighbourhood score
*Median values for quartiles of percentage black are 0.2, 1.4, 3.6, and 18.2 for white people and 4.2, 23.4, 70.0, and 97.7 in black people. †Median values for quartiles of percentage white are 65.9, 88.6, 94.9, and 98.1 for white people and 1.8, 21.3, 58.4, and 83.0 in black people.
Race specific quartiles of percentage black
Q1: Lowest−1.22 (0.64)−0.61 (0.65)−1.04 (0.71)−0.24 (0.70)−1.62 (0.87)0.52 (1.09)−1.50 (0.85)−0.09 (1.08)
Q2−1.41 (0.68)−0.61 (0.69)−1.43 (0.67)−0.64 (0.68)−0.87 (0.88)0.40 (0.99)−0.05 (0.85)0.82 (0.98)
Q3−0.02 (0.65)0.64 (0.66)−0.30 (0.70)0.06 (0.70)−0.73 (0.88)0.15 (0.91)−0.51 (0.84)0.59 (0.91)
Q4: HighestReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
p trend across quartiles*0.010.120.050.50.070.60.10.9
Race specific quartiles of percentage white
Q1: Lowest1.80 (0.66)1.27 (0.66)2.29 (0.69)1.66 (0.68)1.69 (0.87)−0.25 (1.11)1.93 (0.85)1.14 (1.06)
Q20.76 (0.65)0.81 (0.65)0.86 (0.69)0.68 (0.68)0.96 (0.86)−0.19 (0.94)0.33 (0.86)0.45 (0.90)
Q30.41 (0.63)0.47 (0.63)0.72 (0.71)0.49 (0.70)0.82 (0.84)0.19 (0.84)1.28 (0.87)1.08 (0.86)
Q4: HighestReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
p trend across quartiles†0.0060.050.0010.020.060.80.070.4