
Baseline

Alcohol → ΔMCS

MCS → Δalcohol

Reciprocal


Age and sex adjusted

Fit statistics

Log likelihood

146158.161

146158.041

146155.151

146154.760

χ^{2} (df)

274.233 (12)

273.995 (11)

268.214 (11)

267.432 (10)

RMSEA

0.059

0.061

0.061

0.064

AIC

292380.321

292382.083

292376.302

292377.520

SSA BIC

292494.731

292500.068

292494.288

292499.081

CFI

0.982

0.982

0.982

0.982

TLI

0.959

0.955

0.956

0.952

Model comparison (difference in χ^{2} fit (df))

Versus baseline

–

0.238 (1), P = 0.63

6.019 (1), P = 0.01

6.801 (2), P = 0.03

Versus previous best

–

–

–

0.782 (1), P = 0.38

Fully adjusted

Fit statistics

Log likelihood

243989.314

243989.108

243985.355

243984.851

χ^{2} (df)

328.239 (54)

327.827 (53)

320.320 (53)

319.312 (52)

RMSEA

0.028

0.029

0.028

0.028

AIC

488798.629

488800.217

488792.710

488793.702

SSA BIC

490264.509

490269.672

490262.165

490266.732

CFI

0.983

0.983

0.984

0.984

TLI

0.952

0.951

0.953

0.952

Model comparison (difference in χ^{2} fit (df))

Versus baseline

–

0.412 (1), P = 0.52

7.919 (1), P < 0.01

8.927 (2), P < 0.01

Versus previous best

–

–

–

1.008 (1), P = 0.32

 AIC, Akaike information criterion; CFI, comparative fit index; df, degrees of freedom; LCS, latent change score; MCS, mental health component score; RMSEA, root mean square error of approximation; SSA BIC, sample size adjusted Bayesian information criterion; TLI, TuckerLewis index.