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Table 15.4a Relative risk of having a second or third child with the same partner and a new partner, results from piecewise exponential models, men

From: Childbearing Across Partnerships in Finland and Germany

  West Germany East Germany Finland
  Same partner New partner Same partner New partner Same partner New partner
Age previous child 0–1 0.31∗∗∗ 0.40∗∗∗ 0.37∗∗∗ 0.10∗∗∗ 0.38∗∗∗ 0.32∗∗∗
Age previous child 2–3 Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref.
Age previous child 4–6 0.47∗∗∗ 1.27 0.68∗∗∗ 1.03 0.51∗∗∗ 1.35∗∗∗
Age previous child 7–13 0.19∗∗∗ 1.12 0.25∗∗∗ 1.61 0.20∗∗∗ 2.70∗∗∗
Second birth Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref.
Third birth 0.35∗∗∗ 0.38∗∗∗ 0.38∗∗∗ 0.51∗∗ 0.35∗∗∗ 0.34∗∗∗
Low education 0.98 0.71 2.60∗∗∗ 1.03 0.88∗∗∗ 1.26∗∗
Medium education Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref.
High education 1.15∗ 1.30 1.68∗∗∗ 1.01 1.15∗∗∗ 0.94
First birth under age 22 0.82 2.12∗∗ 0.66∗ 2.73∗∗∗ 1.15∗∗ 2.13∗∗∗
First birth age 22–29 Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref.
First birth age 30+ 1.06 0.92 0.97 0.40∗∗∗ 0.59∗∗∗ 0.38∗∗∗
Native born Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref. Ref.
Foreign born 1.20∗∗ 1.05 1.53∗ 0.73 0.92 0.78∗
Person-months 108,515 108,515 66,863 66,863 633,112 633,112
Subjects 1715 1715 852 852 6788 6788
Events 852 89 333 71 6987 1012
  1. Note: ∗p < 0.1; ∗∗p < 0.05; ∗∗∗p < 0.01