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Table 3 Coefficients of logistic nested models of any grandparental childcare provision on intention to have second and higher-parity child in the next 3 years

From: Do I want more if you help me? The impact of grandparental involvement on men’s and women’s fertility intentions

  Panel A Panel B
Intention to have a second child Intention to have the third or higher child
P (0) P (1) P (2) P(3) P (0) P (1) P (2) P(3)
Grandparental support (ref. = None)
Any grandparental support 0.570*** 0.432** 0.397** 0.331 − 0.083 − 0.188 − 0.237 − 0.561 + 
[0.125] [0.137] [0.138] [0.212] [0.195] [0.200] [0.195] [0.292]
Co-resident grandparents 0.145 0.229 0.202 0.309 − 0.597 − 0.800 − 0.824 − 0.836
[0.235] [0.291] [0.294] [0.391] [0.510] [0.560] [0.563] [0.688]
Age main respondent (ref. = 28–33)
18–27   − 0.361 − 0.307 − 0.320   0.223 0.283 0.316
[0.270] [0.275] [0.276] [0.432] [0.429] [0.429]
34–38   − 0.600*** − 0.621*** − 0.627***   − 0.752** − 0.816** − 0.832**
[0.170] [0.170] [0.171] [0.244] [0.254] [0.255]
39–45   − 2.027*** − 2.058*** − 2.063***   − 1.945*** − 2.034*** − 2.030***
[0.177] [0.179] [0.179] [0.274] [0.286] [0.283]
Partnership (ref. = yes)
No   − 0.940*** − 0.921*** − 0.926***   − 0.103 − 0.061 − 0.047
[0.245] [0.245] [0.246] [0.473] [0.479] [0.481]
Education (ref. = secondary or lower)
Tertiary or higher    0.210 0.175    0.306 0.078
[0.138] [0.215] [0.215] [0.283]
Education × Any grandparental support (ref. = Secondary or less/ No Gp Support)
Grandparental support # Tertiary     0.111     0.605
[0.280] [0.404]
Co-resident gp # Tertiary     − 0.234     − 0.003
[0.535] [1.121]
Constant − 0.760*** 0.318* 0.230 0.252 − 2.374*** − 1.259*** − 1.338*** − 1.244***
[0.095] [0.158] [0.170] [0.191] [0.129] [0.206] [0.217] [0.234]
Observations 1671 1671 1671 1671 2496 2496 2496 2496
  1. Dependent variable: Any grandparental support
  2. Standard errors in brackets + p < 0.1 *p < 0.05 **p < 0.01 ***p < 0.001