Table 3.

Multiple Regression Results for Receptive and Expressive Language Scores

VariableReceptive*Expressive
BPBP
Child's age (y)2.2.12−2.5.03
Gestational age (wk)0.7.37−1.2.08
Attendance in day care−0.7.82−2.9.21
Birth rank−0.02.99−0.4.71
Mother immigrant−0.6.852.1.41
Mother high school graduate5.4.054.9.03
Mother has reading difficulty−6.3.02−2.8.20
Latino ethnicity4.6.15−0.5.83
English spoken in home1.1.743.8.14
Homeless−0.6.87−4.7.11
Child attends intervention clinic8.6.0024.3.048
  • B indicates unstandardized regression coefficients.

  • * Overall regression: F = 2.8;P = .003.

  • Overall regression: F = 2.9;P = .002.