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Table 3 SEM analysis

From: The impact of Facebook use on self-reported eating disorders during the COVID-19 lockdown

  b (β) SE t p
Direct paths
 T0 Fear of Covid→T0 Time on Facebook .028 (.326) .008 3.698 .000
 T0 Time on Facebook → T0 MFU 2.460 (.322) .687 3.580 .000
 T0 Time on Facebook →T0 APUF Connection 2.715 (.359) .650 4.179 .000
 T0 Time on Facebook →T0 APUF Comparison 1.410 (.168) .875 1.611 .107
 T0 MFU → T1 EDE-Q Shape concern .059 (.122) .017 3.546 .000
 T0 MFU → T1 EDE-Q Weight concern .041 (.087) .025 1.637 .102
 T0 APUF Connection →T1 EDE-Q Shape concern −.019 (−.039) .015 −1.256 .209
 T0 APUF Connection →T1 EDE-Q Weight concern −.039 (−.082) .019 −2.089 .037
 T0 APUF Comparison→T1 EDE-Q Shape concern .021 (.048) .012 1.799 .072
 T0 APUF Comparison→T1 EDE-Q Weight concern .042 (.096) .019 2.173 .030
 T0 Time on Facebook →T1 EDE-Q Shape concern .309 (.084) .102 3.017 .003
 T0 Time on Facebook →T1 EDE-Q Weight concern .333 (.092) .135 2.468 .014
 T0 Fear of Covid→ T1EDE-Q Shape concern −.005 (−.016) .009 −.542 .588
 T0 Fear of Covid→ T1 EDE-Q Weight concern −.012 (−.039) .014 −.861 .389
Control variables
 T0 EDE-Q Shape concern→ T1 EDE-Q Shape concern .652 (.677) .052 12.633 .000
 T0 EDE-Q Weight concern→ T1 EDE-Q Weight concern .847 (.906) .042 20.335 .000
 T0 EDE-Q Weight concern→ T1 EDE-Q Shape concern .261 (.273) .057 4.544 .000
Indirect effects
 T0 Fear of Covid→T0 Time on Facebook → T1 EDE-Q Shape concern .009 (.027) .004 2.292 .022
 T0 Fear of Covid→T0 Time on Facebook → T0 MFU → T1 EDE-Q Shape concern .004 (.013) .002 1.934 .053
 T0 Fear of Covid→T0 Time on Facebook → T0 P-connection →T1 EDE-Q Shape concern −.001 (−.005) .001 −1.054 .292
 T0 Fear of Covid→T0 Time on Facebook →T0 P-comparison →T1 EDE-Q Shape concern .001 (.003) .001 1.054 .292
 T0 Fear of Covid→T0 Time on Facebook → T1 EDE-Q Weight concern .009 (.030) .005 1.975 .048
 T0 Fear of Covid→T0 Time on Facebook → T0 MFU → T1 EDE-Q Weight concern .003 (.009) .002 1.234 .217
 T0 Fear of Covid→T0 Time on Facebook →T0 P-connection → T1 EDE-Q Weight concern −.003 (−.010) .002 −1.468 .142
 T0 Fear of Covid→T0 Time on Facebook →T0 P-comparison → T1 EDE-Q Weight concern .002 (.005) .002 1.089 .276
 T0 Time on Facebook → T0 MFU → T1 EDE-Q Shape Concern .145 (.039) .058 2.491 .013
 T0 Time on Facebook →T0 P-connection →T1 EDE-Q Shape concern −.051 (−.014) .045 −1.136 .256
 T0 Time on Facebook → T0 P-comparison →T1 EDE-Q Shape concern 0.30 (.008) .027 1.124 .261
 T0 Time on Facebook → T0 MFU → T1 EDE-Q Weight concern .101 (.028) .074 1.371 .170
 T0 Time on Facebook →T0 P-connection → T1 EDE-Q Weight concern −.107 (−.030) .065 −1.633 .102
 T0 Time on Facebook →T0 P-comparison → T1 EDE-Q Weight concern .059 (.016) .049 1.195 .232
  1. Note: APUF Active and Passive Facebook Use Scale, connection Passive use-social connection, comparison Passive use-social comparison, MFU Maladaptive Facebook Use, EDE-Q Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire