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Table 3 The effects of early life adversity on health: estimated by age group (data year 2013)

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

  Number of exposure events Length of exposure
Age 40-49 Age 50-59 Age 60-69 Age 70-80 Age 40-49 Age 50-59 Age 60-69 Age 70-80
Type of early life adversity 0.334*** 0.340*** 0.160*** 0.155**     
(0.066) (0.037) (0.036) (0.061)     
Duration of early life starvation      0.178** 0.208*** 0.082** 0.008
     (0.071) (0.038) (0.041) (0.055)
Control variable Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
N 1312 3792 3311 1276 1312 3792 3311 1276
R2 0.084 0.068 0.035 0.034 0.07 0.055 0.031 0.03
  1. Note: Table 3 is a cross-sectional analysis using data from 2013; Table 4 is a panel data analysis matching the data from 2011 and 2013, with the sample sizes consistent between the 2 years
  2. The model introduces the same control variables, including original family characteristics, initial health endowment, demographic characteristics, and provincial dummy variables
  3. *p < 0.1
  4. **p < 0.05
  5. ***p < 0.01; the robust standard errors are in parentheses