Skip to main content

Table 2 Multilevel linear regression on respondents’ years of education

From: Social origin and educational attainment in China: a historical analysis of 70 birth cohorts

  Model 1 Model 2 model 3
Coef. (std.error) Coef. (std.error) Coef. (std.error)
Intercept (γ00) 8.0114(.3354)*** 6.9298 (.3339)*** 6.7571 (.3966)***
Male (γ10)   1.5114 (.0368)*** 1.7998 (.1341)***
Urban (γ20)   1.0924 (.0411)*** 1.1599 (.0584)***
Fmedu (γ30)   .2947 (.0055)*** .3126 (.0087)***
Fmisei (γ40)   .0612 (.0020)*** .0645 (.0021)***
  Variance component Variance component Variance component
Intercept (σ2u0) 7.8028*** 7.7127*** .1091***
Male (σ2u1)    1.1482***
Urban (σ2u2)    .0982***
Fmedu (σ2u3)    .0026***
Fmisei (σ2u4)    .0001***
Error variance (σ2ε) 16.1416 11.8731 1.1673
AIC 199293.5 188474.6 1880.7.6
BIC 199318.9 188534.0 188215.6
− log likelihood 99643.7 94230.3 93997.8
Individual observations 35400 35400 35400
Group observations 70 70 70
  1. AIC Akaike information criterion, BIC Bayesian information criterion
  2. ***p < 0.001