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Table 4 Results of generalized ordered logistic regression for the determinants of the decision of postponing or abandoning the plan of going to live on their own

From: On the changes of the intention to leave the parental home during the COVID-19 pandemic: a comparison among five European countries

  Model 1 Model 2 Model 3
Explanatory variables Coeff. 3, 2 vs. 1 Coeff. 3, vs. 1, 2 Coeff. 3, 2 vs. 1 Coeff. 3, vs. 1, 2 Coeff. 3, 2 vs. 1 Coeff. 3, vs. 1, 2
Gender (ref. male)
 Female 0.032 0.032 0.148 0.148 − 0.048 0.237**
Age (ref. 25–29)       
 18–24 − 0.083 − 0.083 − 0.074 − 0.074 − 0.043 − 0.043
 30–34 − 0.002 − 0.002 − 0.001 − 0.001 0.002 0.002
Education (ref. tertiary)
 Upper secondary 0.217** 0.217** 0.223** 0.223** 0.210** 0.210**
 < Upper secondary − 0.286 0.252 − 0.302* 0.310* − 0.275 0.307*
Employment (ref. self-employed)
 Neither student nor employed (NEET) 0.171 0.171 0.152 0.152 0.301 0.301
 Student − 0.127 0.243 − 0.127 0.243 0.513** 0.513**
 Permanent employee 0.059 0.059 0.085 0.085 0.298 0.298
 Temporary worker 0.265 0.265 0.261 0.261 0.542** 0.542**
Country of residence (ref: Italy)       
 UK − 0.170 − 0.170 − 0.164 − 0.164 0.591 0.591
 Germany − 0.635*** − 0.635*** − 0.589*** − 0.589** 0.005 0.005
 France − 0.598*** − 1.453*** − 0.593*** − 1.376*** 0.806 0.806
 Spain 0.226 − 0.341** 0.240 − 0.320** 0.389 0.389
Perceived future job/income conditions (ref: positive or neutral for me and my family)
 Negative for my family but not for me    − 0.082 − 0.082 0.108 0.108
 Negative for me only    0.285* 0.285* 0.478* 0.478*
 Negative for me and my family    0.432*** 0.432*** 0.615*** 0.615***
Perceived future job/income conditions × Country
 Negative for my family but not for me × UK      − 0.377 − 0.377
 Negative for my family but not for me × Germany      − 0.227 − 0.227
 Negative for my family but not for me × France      − 0.522 − 0.522
 Negative for my family but not for me × Spain      1.298 − 1.209*
 Negative for me only × UK      0.680 0.680
 Negative for me only × Germany      − 1.285*** − 1.285***
 Negative for me only × France      − 0.275 − 0.275
 Negative for me only × Spain      − 0.146 − 0.146
 Negative for me and my family × UK      0.020 0.020
 Negative for me and my family × Germany      − 0.649* − 0.649*
 Negative for me and my family × France      − 0.889*** − 0.889***
 Negative for me and my family × Spain      − 0.618** − 0.618**
Employment × Country
 NEET × UK      − 0.542 − 0.542
 NEET × Germany      0.130 0.130
 NEET × France      − 0.885 − 0.885
 NEET × Spain      − 0.286 − 0.286
 Student × UK      − 1.928*** − 1.928***
 Student × Germany      − 1.127** − 1.127**
 Student × France      − 1.287** − 1.287**
 Student × Spain      − 0.063 − 0.063
 Permanent empoloyee × UK      − 0.476 − 0.476
 Permanent employee × Germany      − 0.225 − 0.225
 Permanent empoloyee × France      − 1.195** − 1.195**
 Permanent empoloyee × Spain      − 0.350 − 0.350
 Temporary worker × UK      − 1.044* − 1.044*
 Temporary worker × Germany      − 0.125 − 0.125
 Temporary worker × France      − 1.214** − 1.214**
 Temporary worker × Spain      − 0.413 − 0.413
Observations 1846 1846 1846
  1. *** indicates a significance at 0.01 level, ** indicates a significance at 0.05 level, * indicates a significance at 0.10 level