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Table 2 Path coefficients, estimates and confidence intervals for mediation analyses of mental health outcomes

From: Beyond positive and negative trait affect: Flourishing through music engagement

  IV→Mi Mi→DV Indirect via Mi Direct effect Total effect IV→Mii Mii→DV Indirect via Mii Indirect effect contrast
  a i b i a i xb i c c’ a ii b ii a ii xb ii (a i xb i ) - (a ii xb ii )
Well-being
B .1526** .6735** .1029 -.1011 -.1404 .1101* -.5762** -.0624 .1653
SE .0569 .0864 .0449 .1222 .1155 .0495 .0992 .0310 .0602
LLCI    .0256      -.1321 .0611
ULCI    .2032      -.0089 .3018
Depression
B .2588** -.4007** -.1044 -.0021 .0693 .0699 .4626** .0324 -.1368
SE .0581 .0570 .0340 .0829 .0788 .0496 .0667 .0250 .0468
LLCI    -.1833      -.0127 -.2376
ULCI    -.0486      .0861 -.0526
Anxiety
B .2588** -.1799** -.0469 .0098 .0337 .0699 .3248** .0233 -.0701
SE .0581 .0531 .0214 .0742 .0734 .0496 .0622 .0182 .0304
LLCI    -.1037      -.0085 -.1394
ULCI    -.0146      .0645 -.0192
Stress
B .2588** -.2829** -.0741 .0772 .1401 .0699 .1476* .0103 -.0844
SE .0581 .0534 .0257 .0744 .0739 .0496 .0625 .0098 .0290
LLCI    -.1350      -.0021 -.1523
ULCI    -.0331      .0389 -.0374
  1. **p < .01; *p < .05.
  2. Value in bold indicates statistical significance on 95% confidence interval using bootstrapping with 10,000 samples.