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Table 6 Multiple linear regression results of living area (dependent variable: living area per capita)

From: Housing inequality in urban China: the heritage of socialist institutional arrangements

  All cases Families who own housing Families who do not own housing
Model 1a Model 1b Model 2a Model 2b Model 3a Model 3b
Intercept 39.17*** (0.65) 16.77*** (1.01) 41.92*** (0.70) 19.7*** (1.09) 31.27*** (1.51) 14.48*** (2.4)
Householder’s age − 0.12*** (0.01) 0.03* (0.01) − 0.13*** (0.01) 0.01 (0.02) − 0.11*** (0.03) 0.01 (0.03)
Householder’s education   1.02*** (0.05)   1.04*** (0.05)   0.47*** (0.12)
Family income per capita (10 thousand)   1.59*** (0.06)   1.30*** (0.06)   3.54*** (0.21)
Housing subsidies
 One-time subsidy 1.88*** (0.38) 0.97** (0.37) 1.26*** (0.39) 0.56 (0.37) 0.68 (1.34) − 0.39 (1.28)
 Monthly subsidies 1.35** (0.47) 0.42 (0.45) 1.25* (0.49) 0.44 (0.47) − 0.20 (1.25) − 1.04 (1.19)
 None (ref.)       
Family structure
 3 generations in hh − 15.11*** (0.51) − 12.97*** (0.49) − 16.93*** (0.54) − 14.92*** (0.52) − 8.75*** (1.29) − 5.84*** (1.25)
 2 generations in hh − 9.81*** (0.34) − 8.22*** (0.33) − 10.85*** (0.36) − 9.39*** (0.35) − 6.17*** (0.83) − 3.74*** (0.80)
 1 person hh 29.41*** (0.53) 28.71*** (0.51) 32.95*** (0.60) 32.36*** (0.58) 26.6*** (1.08) 24.38*** (1.04)
 Other type − 3.82** (1.38) − 3.35* (1.32) − 7.08*** (1.87) − 5.62** (1.80) 4.80* (2.15) 2.18 (2.06)
1 generation (couple) in hh (ref.)
Householder’s work unit
 Government/party organization 5.74*** (0.51) 0.88 (0.51) 5.33*** (0.53) 0.99+ (0.53) 5.36*** (1.51) − 1.46 (1.50)
 Public institution 2.91*** (0.41) − 0.82* (0.41) 2.63*** (0.43) − 0.8a (0.43) 2.18* (1.09) − 2.30* (1.08)
 State-owned enterprise − 1.31*** (0.33) − 1.74*** (0.32) − 1.41*** (0.35) − 1.81*** (0.34) − 1.87* (0.78) − 2.10** (0.75)
 Collectively owned enterprise − 2.31*** (0.54) − 1.37** (0.52) − 1.9*** (0.59) − 1.04+ (0.57) − 2.68* (1.16) − 1.78 (1.11)
 Self-employed laborer 3.77*** (0.5) 3.44*** (0.48) 3.83*** (0.54) 3.61*** (0.52) 3.82*** (1.11) 2.56* (1.07)
 Unemployed − 3.68*** (0.47) − 0.73 (0.46) − 2.40*** (0.55) 0.22 (0.54) − 3.45*** (0.91) − 0.22 (0.89)
 Private/other enterprise (ref.)
N 18,150 18,150 14,396 14,396 3754 3754
Adjusted R2 0.340 0.392 0.375 0.422 0.312 0.371
  1. Note: + p < .10, *p < .05, **p < .01, ***p < .001