Journal of Probability and Statistics / 2020 / Article / Tab 8

Research Article

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

Table 8

Standardized pathways and type of effects of Model 5.

Standardized pathways of Model 5
HypothesisStructural pathwaysPath coefficients (standardized) value

Obesity  blood pressure (ADBP)0.0700.462
Obesity  coronary risk0.2180.018
Blood pressure (ADBP)  coronary risk0.0370.681
PG  coronary risk0.1400.119
Fasting blood sugar  coronary risk0.0500.584
PG  hypertension (ADBP)0.1210.183
Fasting blood sugar  blood pressure (ADBP)0.2030.026
Age  visceral fat0.448
Age  PG0.1800.052
Age  fasting blood sugar0.2160.019
Age  waist circumference0.416
Age  body mass index0.203
Age  coronary risk index0.2010.029

Types of effects in Model 5
Structural pathwaysThroughDirect effectIndirect effectTotal effect

Obesity  coronary riskBlood pressure (ADBP)0.2180.0030.221
Obesity  blood pressure (ADBP)0.070NA0.070
PG  coronary riskBlood pressure (ADBP)0.1400.0050.145
Fasting blood sugar  coronary riskBlood pressure (ADBP)0.0500.0080.058
Fasting blood sugar  blood pressure (ADBP)0.203NA0.203
PG  blood pressure (ADBP)0.121NA0.121
Blood pressure (ADBP)  coronary risk0.037NA0.037
Age  coronary risk0.201NA0.201
Age  fasting blood sugar0.216NA0.216
Age  visceral fat0.448NA0.448
Age  PG0.180NA0.180
Age  waist circumference0.416NA0.416
Age  body mass index0.203NA0.203

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