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Table 2 Estimated effects of the type and duration of early life adversity on health

From: Early life adversity and health inequality: a dual interaction model

  (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8)
Urban-rural Urban-rural Town Village Urban-rural Urban-rural Town Village
Type of early life adversity 0.244***        
Type of early life adversity (0 as reference) (0.022)        
 One type   0.232*** 0.299*** 0.184***     
  (0.058) (0.103) (0.071)     
 Two types   0.558*** 0.593*** 0.516***     
  (0.069) (0.126) (0.083)     
 Three types   0.642*** 0.614*** 0.618***     
  (0.092) (0.178) (0.108)     
 Four types or more   1.000*** 0.899*** 1.001***     
  (0.130) (0.249) (0.155)     
Duration of starvation in early life (0 as reference)      0.127***    
     (0.023)    
One period       0.134** 0.065 0.168**
      (0.062) (0.111) (0.076)
Two periods       0.207*** 0.241* 0.199**
      (0.076) (0.136) (0.092)
Three periods       0.397*** 0.517*** 0.335***
      (0.072) (0.134) (0.087)
Control variable
 Native family characteristics Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
 Initial health endowment Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
 Demographic characteristics Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
 Provincial dummy variable Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
N 9701 9701 3522 6179 9701 9701 3522 6179
R2 0.045 0.045 0.043 0.045 0.037 0.038 0.038 0.036
  1. Robust standard errors are in parentheses
  2. *p < 0.1
  3. **p < 0.05
  4. ***p < 0.01