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Table 4 Linear regression analysis. Dependent variable: Subjective Well-Being

From: Change in subjective well-being over 20 years at two Norwegian medical schools and factors linked to well-being today: a survey

Variable Unadjusted Model 1 Model 2 Model 3 Model 4 Model 5
B? 95% CI p b 95% CI p b 95% CI p b 95% CI p b 95% CI p b 95% CI p
Demographic
 Gender (1 = male, 2 = female) −.43 −.67- -.19 .000 −.43 −.67- -.19 .000 −.43 −.67- -.18 .001 −.38 −.63- -.13 .003 −.02 −.22–.18 .843 .06 −.12–.24 .496
 Faculty (1 = FacInt, 2 = FacTrad) −.24 −.46- -.02 .034 −.23 −.45- -.01 .040 −.24 −.46- -.02 .044 −.30 −.53- -07 .012 −.15 −.34–.05 .144 −06 −.23–.11 .488
 2nd stage −.01 −.25–.22 .923 −.05 −.32–.22 .710 −.05 −.32–.22 .703 −.11 −.40–.18 .440 −.11 −.33–.12 .344 −.03 −.22–.16 .746
 3rd stage .04 −.20–.27 .755 .01 −.26–.28 .927 .04 −.24–.31 .926 −.01 −.29–.28 .970 −.07 −.29–.16 .561 −.07 −.26–.12 .446
Personal
 Age at study start −.11 −.33–.11 .342     −.12 −.34–.10 .310          
 Education mother .07 −.22–.36 .642     −.01 −.33–.30 .822          
 Education father .23 −.06–.52 .123     .16 −.15–.47 .201          
 Living alone −.08 −.36–.19 .549     −.05 −.36–.26 .814          
 Living with friends .13 −.09–.35 .245     .05 −.20–.31 .600          
Study characteristics
 Satisfied with supervision .41 .28–.54 .000        .37 .24–.51 .000 −.05 −.16–.06 .369    
 Failing medical school −.84 −1.22- -.46 .000        −.96 −1.33- -.59 .000 .03 −.27–.32 .870    
Study environment
 Perceived Medical School Stress
  Medical school is cold and threatening −.68 −.78- -.57 .000           −.50 −.60- -.40 .000 −.38 −.47- -.29 .000
  Worries about work and competence −.82 −.92–.72 .000           −.60 −.71- -.50 .000 −.40 −.49- -.31 .000
  Worries about finance and accommodation −.40 −.50- -.29 .000           −.31 −.40- − .22 .000 -.22 −.30- -.14 .000
Social support
  Parents .37 .26–.48 .000           .05 −.05–.15 .336    
  Medical School Friends .68 .58–.79 .000           .30 .19–.41 .000 .22 .12–.31 .000
  Other friends .45 .34–.56 .000           .00 −.11–.11 .971    
  Other family members .32 .23–.41 .000           .08 −.01–.17 .067 .08 .01–.07 .020
  Partner .06 .01–.10 .024           .08 .05–.12 .000 .04 .00–.07 .041
  Study administration .17 .08–.25 .000           −.00 −.07–.07 .969    
 Perceived exam stress −.89 −.1.00- -.79 .000           −.38 −.50- − .26 .000 -.26 −.36- -.15 .000
Self-Esteem 1.71 1.58–1.85 .000              .98 .84–1.12 .000
(Constant)     7.65 7.08–8.22 .000 7.55 6.56–8.54 ,000 6.73 5.96–7.49 .000 6.41 5.56–7.27 .000 3.42 2.64–4.19 .000
R2       .012    .011    .064    .455    .533
  1. bold = p value less than 0.05
  2. 95%CI Confidence Interval