Table 4: The effect of individual SES and neighborhood context on mortality over time (1986–2002) for people aged 65+ at baseline: multilevel survival model (including interactions of race and other covariates).

VariablesModel 1Model 2Model 3Model 4

Black0.1020.0130.2220.222
Male0.711***0.632***0.634***0.632***
Age0.085**0.085**0.086***0.0852***
Black*age
Black*male−0.254
Black*F-income0.0040
Black*education0.0283
Black*Neigh. SDI0.0086
F-income−0.071*−0.071*−0.066*−0.070**
Education−0.015−0.015−0.026−0.014
Neighborhood SDI0.075+0.075+0.079*0.077
Random effect0.00520.00510.00510.0051

*** ; ** ; * ; + .
Neighborhood SDI: Neighborhood Socioeconomic Disadvantage Index; Random effect: random effects of neighborhood; F-income: Family income.