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Table 2 Marginal effects for functional limitation, from the multinomial model

From: Ageing under unequal circumstances: a cross-sectional analysis of the gender and socioeconomic patterning of functional limitations among the Southern European elderly

  Moderately limited Severely limited
  (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8)
VARIABLES ES IT PT All ES IT PT All
Age 0.004*** 0.006*** 0.003 0.005*** 0.005*** 0.003*** 0.005*** 0.005***
(0.00) (0.00) (0.00) (0.00) (0.00) (0.00) (0.00) (0.00)
Sex
 Base category: Male
  Female 0.047*** 0.070*** 0.071** 0.061*** 0.032*** 0.011* 0.052*** 0.023***
(0.02) (0.02) (0.03) (0.01) (0.01) (0.01) (0.02) (0.01)
Education level
 Base category: No education
  Primary −0.040** −0.067 −0.034 −0.046** −0.048*** −0.010 −0.034 −0.028***
(0.02) (0.04) (0.05) (0.02) (0.01) (0.01) (0.03) (0.01)
  Secondary −0.028 −0.108* −0.048 −0.064*** −0.061*** −0.020 −0.028 −0.046***
(0.02) (0.06) (0.05) (0.02) (0.01) (0.01) (0.02) (0.01)
  Tertiary −0.023 −0.041 0.035 −0.021 −0.049*** −0.018*** −0.047*** −0.035***
(0.02) (0.04) (0.07) (0.02) (0.01) (0.01) (0.01) (0.01)
Subjective poverty
 Base category: Not Poor
  Poor 0.042*** 0.056*** 0.089*** 0.055*** 0.041*** 0.015** 0.043*** 0.031***
(0.01) (0.02) (0.03) (0.01) (0.01) (0.01) (0.01) (0.01)
Employment status
 Base category: Active
  Inactive 0.056** 0.013 0.087** 0.037** 0.026 0.032** 0.065** 0.018
(0.03) (0.03) (0.04) (0.02) (0.02) (0.02) (0.03) (0.01)
  Homemaker 0.069** 0.031 0.015 0.052** 0.008 0.051 0.113 0.013
(0.03) (0.04) (0.05) (0.02) (0.03) (0.04) (0.09) (0.02)
Marital status
 Base category: Not in a couple
  In a couple 0.001 −0.016 0.019 −0.009 −0.014 −0.008 −0.001 −0.014*
(0.01) (0.02) (0.04) (0.01) (0.01) (0.01) (0.02) (0.01)
Country dummies
 Spain     −0.036***     −0.011
    (0.01)     (0.01)
 Italy     −0.028*     −0.016*
    (0.01)     (0.01)
Observations 3222 3388 1909 8519 3222 3388 1909 8519
  1. Standard errors in parentheses *** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, * p < 0.1. Marginal effects reported in the table are adjusted for the covariates included in the same column