Skip to main content

Table 2 Measurement models

From: Sex differences in dementia: on the potentially mediating effects of educational attainment and experiences of psychological distress

  Hypothesized Adjusted (final)
Factor loading (λ) 95% CI p Factor loading (λ) 95% CI p
Previous depression 0.611 0.520–0.701 *** 0.601 0.475–0.728 ***
Chronic loneliness 0.569 0.461–0.677 *** 0.696 0.557–0.835 ***
One or more period(s) of longstanding stress 0.491 0.384–0.599 *** 0.412 0.268–0.555 ***
Satisfaction with social situation 0.669 0.599–0.739 *** 0.540 0.420–0.660 ***
Self-esteem 0.588 0.514–0.661 *** 0.428 0.313–0.543 ***
Depressionres ↔ Stressres 0.284 0.161–0.408 ***
Self-esteemres ↔ Social situationres 0.229 0.127–0.331 ***
N 892 892
χ2 (df) 85.969 (5) 6.890 (3)
TLI 0.767 0.981
RMSEA 0.135 0.034
WRMR 1.598 0.388
  1. Note: Unstandardized WLSMV (probit) estimates, *** p < 0.001