# Standard Error of variance component from the output of lmer .

#### Cynderella

##### New Member
I want to extract the "standard error" of variance component from the output of "lmer" .

Code:
    library(lme4)
model <- lmer(Reaction ~ Days + (1|Subject), sleepstudy)
The following produces estimates of variance component :
Code:
    s2 <- VarCorr(model)\$Subject[1]
It is **NOT** the standard error of the variance. And I want the standard error . How can I have it ?

Many Thanks! Regards.