Journal of Probability and Statistics / 2020 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Comparative Analysis of Some Structural Equation Model Estimation Methods with Application to Coronary Heart Disease Risk

Table 4

Standardized pathways and type of effects of Model 1.

Standardized pathways of Model 1
HypothesisStructural pathwaysPath coefficients (standardized) value

Obesity  blood pressure0.2150.024
Obesity  coronary risk0.2180.027
Blood pressure  coronary risk0.1020.377
Age  waist circumference0.248
Age  visceral fat0.335
Age  obesity0.255
Age  coronary risk0.1470.150
Age  fasting blood sugar0.1780.096
Age  blood pressure0.422
Obesity  PG0.0750.461
Blood pressure  fasting blood sugar0.0720.528

Types of effects in Model 1
Structural pathwaysThroughDirect effectIndirect effectTotal effect

Obesity  blood pressure0.215NA0.215
Obesity  coronary riskBlood pressure0.2180.0220.240
Blood pressure  fasting blood sugar0.072NA0.072
Blood pressure  coronary risk0.102NA0.102
Blood pressure  PG0.174NA0.174
Age  fasting blood sugarBlood pressure0.1780.0310.209
Age  coronary riskObesity0.1470.0560.203

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