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Table. 3 Multiple linear regression examining the association of stressful life events, social support, and their interaction on well-being during incarceration

From: Stressful life events among incarcerated women and men: Association with depression, loneliness, hopelessness, and suicidality

  B (SE) t p Model R2/R2change
DV: Depression (HRSD)     .12
 Prison location 1.20 (.49) 2.48 .014  
 Gender (man) −2.38 (1.68) −1.42 .157  
 Stressful life events .36 (.21) 1.74 .085  
 Social support −.09 (.03) −2.92 .004  
 Stress x Social support −.00 (.01) −.07 .941 .00
DV: Depression (QIDS)     .11
 Prison location .52 (.28) 1.86 .065  
 Gender (man) −1.20 (.96) −1.25 .214  
 Stressful life events .14 (.12) 1.16 .249  
 Social support −.06 (.02) −3.29 .001  
 Stress x Social support −.01 (.01) −1.37 .172 .01
DV: Hopelessness     .29
 Prison location 1.15 (.36) 3.19 .002  
 Gender (man) −1.72 (1.24) −1.39 .167  
 Stressful life events .15 (.16) .94 .348  
 Social support −.14 (.02) −6.22 <.001  
 Stress x Social support −.02 (.01) −1.82 .071 .02
DV: Loneliness     .27
 Prison location −.02 (.37) −0.06 .951  
 Gender (man) 1.31 (1.29) 1.02 .309  
 Stressful life events .51 (.16) 3.15 .002  
 Social support −.14 (.02) −5.71 <.001  
 Stress x Social support .00 (.01) 0.51 .611 .00
DV: Suicidality     .29
 Prison location 1.09 (.28) 3.97 <.001  
 Gender (man) −2.31 (.95) −2.42 .017  
 Stressful life events .22 (.12) 1.87 .064  
 Social support −.10 (.02) −5.43 <.001  
Stress x Social support −.02 (.01) −2.38 .019 .03
  1. HRSD Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression, QIDS Quick Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology