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Test for Mediation Effect

When your model having: Multiple IVs, Single Mediator
and Single DV
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Find folder mediate syntax and click on mediate syntax and press open Print screen 2 .

/* Written by Andrew F.com */.afhayes. /* MEDIATE for SPSS */.Print screen 3 Click Run and press All And the message in the output will appear GET FILE='C:\Documents and Settings\Jude\Desktop\JUDEPHDfinaldata. . /* Version 050213 */. /* The Ohio State University */.sav'. DATASET NAME DataSet1 WINDOW=FRONT. Hayes */. /* http://www. set printback=off.

See below Print screen 4 Then click File and New then Press Syntax .

Print screen 4 This box will appear see Print screen 5 .

txt notepad .sps or mediate syntax or click on the syntax.Print screen 5 Next you need to go to the file folder name Mediate syntax and open the folder and click example multiple mediation.

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txt this notepad box will appear there is a command: MEDIATE Y=OutFin/X=HCEmpCap HCEmpBeh/M=InnoPdt InnoPro InnoBeh InnoStr. You highlight this syntax and copy it and paste it at the second box see below .Print screen 7 If you click syntax.

sps you will see this syntax command: MEDIATE Y=OutFin/X=HCEmpCap HCEmpBeh/M=InnoPdt InnoPro InnoBeh InnoStr.Print screen 8 If you click example multiple mediation. Next you need to type your Y=Dependent Variable/X=Independent variables/M=Mediator For example to test: IV= Brand Benefits (Function. Symbolic. Social and Experiantial) DV= Loyalty .

Print screen 9 .Mediator= Satisfaction (Make sure that when you key in the syntax must be the same as what you had already compute mean the Independent variables. Dependent variables and mediator) TYPE THIS IN THE BOX MEDIATE Y=LOYALTY/X=FUNCTIONAL SYMBOLIC SOCIAL EXPERIENTIAL/M=SATISFACTION.

Click RUN and ALL .Print screen 10 TYPE THIS IN THE BOX MEDIATE Y=LOYALTY/X=FUNCTIONAL SYMBOLIC SOCIAL EXPERIENTIAL/M=SATISFACTION.

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0000 . Ph. Constant .0576 4. .0259 .0274 EXPERIEN .0000 ************************************************************************** OUTCOME VARIABLE: .com ************************************************************************** VARIABLES IN THE FULL MODEL: Y = LOYALTY M1 = SATISFAC X = FUNCTION SYMBOLIC SOCIAL EXPERIEN ************************************************************************** OUTCOME VARIABLE: SATISFAC MODEL SUMMARY R .0404 .5775 SYMBOLIC .4851 MODEL COEFFICIENTS Coeff.D.3044 4. Hayes.THE RESULT OF THE MEDIATOR ANALYSIS [DataSet1] C:\Documents and Settings\Jude\Desktop\JUDEPHDfinaldata.1665 Adj R-sq .4815 s.e.0000 .2907 .1411 t 2.afhayes.6965 R-sq . http://www.0029 .9939 14.0000 p .0348 F 136.7450 1.1251 SOCIAL .0264 .4624 FUNCTION .7803 df1 4.0000 p .1544 .0000 df2 578.sav Run MATRIX procedure: *************** MEDIATE Procedure for SPSS Release 050213 **************** Written by Andrew F.

0137 .6031 1.0303 EXPERIEN .0388 SOCIAL -.0380 .0000 p .LOYALTY MODEL SUMMARY R .0000 .2725 SYMBOLIC .0279 ULCI .1707 .0829 .1632 .0508 .0000 573.0126 .1083 s.3013 .0368 F 89.4326 MODEL COEFFICIENTS Coeff.0258 ************************************************************************** INDIRECT EFFECT(S) THROUGH: SATISFAC FUNCTION SYMBOLIC SOCIAL EXPERIEN Effect .1611 .0000 p .0251 LLCI .e.7899 4. Constant .6614 R-sq .8837 SATISFAC .0000 .0126 LLCI .0288 -.0278 .9440 df1 5.0269 .0676 SE(boot) .0111 SE(boot) .1258 ---------********************** ANALYSIS NOTES AND WARNINGS *************************** Number of samples used for indirect effect confidence intervals: 1000 Level of confidence for confidence intervals: 95.0000 . .2344 .0486 .0127 ULCI .0111 .0431 .0000 p .0137 .4843 9.END MATRIX ----- CHECK ON THE INDIRECT EFFECT : IN BETWEEN LLCI (LOWER LEVEL OF CONFIDENCE INTERVALS) AND ULCI (UPPER LEVEL OF CONFIDENCE INTERVALS) SHOULD HAVE NO 0 (ZERO) FUNCTION SYMBOLIC SOCIAL Effect .1707 .2344 .0508 .7301 t 5.3963 -1.4059 FUNCTION .0288 -.0034 TEST OF HOMOGENEITY OF REGRESSION (X*M INTERACTION) R-sq F df1 df2 SATISFAC .0380 .0829 .0342 .0000 Bias corrected bootstrap confidence intervals for indirect effects are printed in output -----.0000 df2 577.0342 .4374 adj R-sq .4257 5.0127 .0107 2.1254 2.2609 .3013 .

0127 .0279 ULCI .1707 .1258(Mediation) .EXPERIEN .0288 -.0251 .0380 (No mediation)there is 0 in between .3013 (Mediation) .0279 .1258 Based on the results FUNCTION SYMBOLIC SOCIAL EXPERIEN LLCI .0676 .0829 (Mediation) .