Table 2 The results of bootstrap analysis examining the statistical significance of direct and indirect effects of the structural equality model

From: Understanding the association between parental attachment and loneliness among adolescents: The mediating role of self-esteem

Sample Model Pathways Estimate %95CI
Whole Sample Maternal Attach. Self-esteem .30*** .21/.39
Paternal Attach. Self-esteem .19*** .10/.28
Maternal Attach. Loneliness −.14** −.23/−.05
Paternal Attach. Loneliness −.13* −.22/−.04
Self-esteem Loneliness −.21*** −.30/−.11
Maternal Attach. Self-esteem Loneliness −.06*** −.10/−.03
Paternal Attach. Self-esteem Loneliness −.04*** −.07/−.02
   Female Male Female Male
Sex Maternal Attach. Self-esteem .30*** .29*** .22/.39 .20/.39
Paternal Attach. Self-esteem .18*** .21*** .10/.27 .11/.31
Maternal Attach. Loneliness −.16** −.12** −.26/−.08 −.20/−.05
Paternal Attach. Loneliness −.13* −.12* −.22/−.04 −.20/−.04
Self-esteem Loneliness −.24*** −.18*** −.33/−.14 −.26/−.11
Maternal Attach. Self-esteem Loneliness −.07*** −.05*** −.12/−.04 −.09/−.03
Paternal Attach. Self-esteem Loneliness −.04*** −.04*** −.08/−.02 −.07/−.02
   Middle Late Middle Late
Age Maternal Attach. Self-esteem .29*** .30*** .20/.38 .21/.41
Paternal Attach. Self-esteem .20** .19** .10/.30 .10/.27
Maternal Attach. Loneliness −.13** −.14** −.22/−.05 −.23/−.05
Paternal Attach. Loneliness −.14** −.14** −.23/−.06 −.23/−.05
Self-esteem Loneliness −.20*** −.22*** −.29/−.11 −.32/−.12
Maternal Attach. Self-esteem Loneliness −.06*** −.07*** −.10/−.03 −.11/−.03
Paternal Attach. Self-esteem Loneliness −.04*** −.04*** −.08/−.02 −.08/−.02
  1. *p < .05, **p < .01, ***p < .001