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Table 3 Linear Regression for Age of Childhood Abuse Onset: Beta Coefficients for Independent Predictors

From: Retrospectively self-reported age of childhood abuse onset in a United States nationally representative sample

  Hispanic versus White (referent) Beta (95% CI) Black versus White (referent) Beta (95% CI) Other Raceaversus White (referent) Beta (95% CI) Childhood Household Income: >$35,000 Per Year versus < = $35,000 Per Year (referent) Beta (95% CI) Not Raised by Both Biological Parents versus Raised by Both Biological Parents (referent) Beta (95% CI) Male versus Female (referent) Beta (95% CI)
Parental/Adult Caregiver Abuse
 Emotional Abuse 1.00 (0.36, 1.63)b 1.25 (0.60, 1.90)b -0.74 (-1.71, 0.24) 0.20 (-0.19, 0.60) -0.94 (-1.33, -0.54)b -0.67 (-1.07, -0.27)b
 Physical Abuse -0.45 (-1.29, 0.39) 0.85 (0.08, 1.61)b -0.94 (-2.07, 0.19) 0.06 (-0.54, 0.65) -0.80 (-1.41, -0.19)b -0.69 (-1.33, -0.06)b
 Sexual Abuse -0.62 (-1.82, 0.59) 0.95 (-0.38, 2.28) 0.60 (-0.83, 2.03) 0.52 (-0.35, 1.39) 0.22 (-0.64, 1.09) -0.67 (-1.79, 0.44)
Non- Parental/Adult Caregiver Sexual Abuse
 Motivated by Non-Physical Threat -0.87 (-2.10, 0.36) 0.30 (-1.03, 1.62) -0.64 (-2.64, 1.37) -0.90 (-1.65, -0.14)b 0.13 (-0.62, 0.88) -2.37 (-3.48, -1.26)b
 Motivated by Physical Force 0.62 (-0.60, 1.85) 0.18 (-0.88, 1.25) -1.77 (-3.74, 0.19) -1.12 (-1.95, -0.29)b -0.15 (-1.13, 0.82) -4.00 (-5.06, -2.95)b
  1. aDue to small sample size, this variable combined Asian, Native American, and Other races
  2. b(p < 0.05)