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Table 5 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 4 Model 5 Model 6
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 0.106 0.106 0.150 0.150 − 0.046 0.239**
Age (ref. 25–29)       
 18–24 − 0.082 − -0.082 − -0.069 − 0.069 − -0.040 − 0.040
 30–-34 0.009 0.009 − 0.001 − -0.001 0.002 0.002
Education (ref. tertiary)
 Upper secondary 0.242** 0.242** 0.224** 0.223** 0.211** 0.211**
 < Upper secondary − -0.336** 0.400** − -0.302* 0.311* − 0.275 0.308*
Occupational status (ref. self-employed)
 Neither student nor employed (NEET) 0.049 0.049 0.147 0.147 0.291 0.291
 Student − 0.166 0.165 − 0.131 0.239 0507** 0507**
 Permanent employee 0.065 0.065 0.089 0.089 0.305 0.305
 Temporary worker 0.223 0.223 0.259 0.259 0.539** 0.539**
Country of residence (ref: Italy)
 UK    − 0.101 − 0.101 0.642 0.642
 Germany    − 0.516*** − 0.516*** 0.063 0.063
 France    − 0.555*** − 1.337*** 0.834 0.083
 Spain    0.239 − 0.320** 0.387 0.387
Perceived future job/income conditions (ref: positive or neutral for me and my family)
 Negative for my family but not for me − 0.016 − 0.016 − 0.079 − 0.079 0.115 0.115
 Negative for me only 0.306* 0.306* 0.283* 0.283* 0.476* 0.476*
 Negative for me and my family 0.181 0.552*** 0.090 0.433*** 0.618*** 0.618***
Perceived future job/income conditions × country
 Negative for my family but not for me × UK      − 0.384 − 0.384
 Negative for my family but not for me × Germany      − 0.233 − 0.233
 Negative for my family but not for me × France      − 0.529 − 0.529
 Negative for my family but not for me × Spain      − 0.139 − 1.216*
 Negative for me only × UK      0.648 0.648
 Negative for me only × Germany      − 1.282*** − 1.282***
 Negative for me only × France      − 0.273 − 0.273
 Negative for me only × Spain      − 0.139 − 0.139
 Negative for me and my family × UK      0.018 0.018
 Negative for me and my family × Germany      − 0.651* − 0.651*
 Negative for me and my family × France      − 0.890*** − 0.890***
 Negative for me and my family × Spain      − 0.616** − 0.616**
Occupation × country
 NEET × UK      − 0.533 − 0.533
 NEET × Germany      0.139 0.139
 NEET × France      − 0.876 − 0.876
 NEET × Spain      − 0.280 − 0.280
 Student × UK      − 1.925*** − 1.925***
 Student × Germany      − 1.122** − 1.122**
 Student × France      − 1.282** − 1.282**
 Student × Spain      − 0.062 − 0.062
 Permanent empoloyee × UK      − 0.483 − 0.483
 Permanent empoloyee × Germany      − 0.230 − 0.230
 Permanent empoloyee × France      − 1.200** − 1.200**
 Permanent empoloyee × Spain      − 0.352 − 0.352
 Temporary worker × UK      − 1.044 − 1.044
 Temporary worker × Germany      − 0.123 − 0.123
 Temporary worker × France      − 1.210** − 1.210**
 Temporary worker × Spain      − 0.412 − 0.412
Youth unemployment rate 0.016*** 0.016*** 0.003 0.003 0.003 0.003
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