Table 2: The effect of individual SES, neighborhood context on mortality over time (1986–2002) for people aged 65+ at baseline: multilevel survival model.

VariablesModelModel 2Model 3Model 4Model 1bModel 2bModel 3bModel 4bModel 5Model 6Model 7

Black0.167*0.0130.163**−0.0100.192**0.0400.180*0.0213.028***2.672**2.529*
Male0.621***0.690***0.586***0.653***0.623**0.668***0.585***0.632***0.609***0.646***0.614***
Age0.087 ***0.081***0.087***0.081***0.091***0.086***0.091***0.086***0.106***0.100*** 0.099***
Age*Black−.038***−0.035**−0.034**
Fam. Income−.092***−.093***−.070***−.071***−.063***−0.065*
Education−0.008−0.0119−0.012−0.0151−.011***−0.018
SDI0.091*0.107**0.079*0.087**0.086**
Random effect.0096***.0069***.0047***.0051***.0051***.0017***.0017***

*** ; ** ; * ; + .
SDI: Neighborhood Socioeconomic Disadvantage Index; Random effect: random effects of neighborhood; Fam. income: family income.