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Table 7 Social trust and cognitive and non-cognitive skills

From: Personality, cognitive skills and life outcomes: evidence from the Polish follow-up study to PIAAC

  (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7)
Numeracy   0.093***    0.086*** 0.086*** 0.083**
Conscientiousness    − 0.089   − 0.079   − 0.026
Extraversion    0.050   0.055   0.056
Agreeableness    0.047   0.043   0.023
Openness    − 0.042   − 0.047   − 0.049
Neuroticism    − 0.096***   − 0.094***   − 0.105***
Perseverance of effort     − 0.100***   − 0.091*** − 0.080**
Consistency of interest     0.006   − 0.000 − 0.017
Observations 4454 4454 4454 4454 4454 4454 4454
R 2 0.037 0.044 0.050 0.046 0.056 0.052 0.063
  1. p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001. Control variables: age, age squared, gender, years of education, employment status. Dependent variable, numeracy and non-cognitive skills are standardised. Full estimation results are presented in Additional file 3: Table S7