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Table 3 Bivariate analysis: associations between social capital and related factors on life satisfaction of adolescents, Spain and England

From: Does social capital travel? Influences on the life satisfaction of young people living in England and Spain

   Spain England Spain England Spain England
   Mean Std. Dev. Recount Mean Std. Dev. Recount Significant test Cohen's d
Total Mean Life Satisfaction 7.15 1.66 1,884 7.00 1.82 1,707 t = 2.533 0.09
Gender Boy 7.30 1.50 864 7.15 1.74 833 t = 3,775 t = 3,077 B-G 0.18 B-G 0.15
  Girl 7.01 1.75 972 6.88 1.87 984 < 0.001 0.002     
FAS Low 6.96 1.74 507 6.21 1.91 119 F = 4,586 F = 29,970 L-M -0.15 L-M -0.38
  Middle 7.20 1.56 879 6.90 1.84 1,185    M-H -0.04 M-H -0.31
  High 7.26 1.66 437 7.44 1.62 480 0.01 < 0.001 L-H -0.17 L-H -0.74
FSB Low 6.57 1.88 515 6.50 1.95 535 F = 51,521 F = 34,662 L-M -0.43 L-M -0.34
  Middle 7.27 1.42 767 7.11 1.68 789    M-H -0.19 M-H -0.19
  High 7.55 1.50 508 7.44 1.72 434 < 0.001 < 0.001 L-H -0.58 L-H -0.51
FAC Low 6.23 2.04 163 5.12 2.42 49 F = 47,641 F = 72,545 L-M -0.52 L-M -0.73
  Middle 7.09 1.54 734 6.48 1.81 443    M-H -0.28 M-H -0.53
  High 7.51 1.45 762 7.38 1.65 1,102 < 0.001 < 0.001 L-H -0.82 L-H -1.34
FSS Low 5.87 2.23 107 5.94 2.20 192 F = 76,706 F = 68,595 L-M -0.44 L-M -0.39
  Middle 6.66 1.63 316 6.67 1.68 350    M-H -0.55 M-H -0.45
  High 7.45 1.40 1,198 7.42 1.63 1,034 < 0.001 < 0.001 L-H -1.07 L-H -0.85
SSB Low 5.99 2.33 88 5.95 2.29 176 F = 43,077 F = 40,836 L-M -0.56 L-M -0.55
  Middle 6.91 1.54 724 6.96 1.73 958    M-H -0.32 M-H -0.22
  High 7.41 1.58 1,000 7.34 1.68 662 < 0.001 < 0.001 L-H -0.86 L-H -0.76
SACl Low 6.63 1.93 135 6.33 2.33 175 F = 23,817 F = 30,413 L-M -0.23 L-M -0.27
  Medium 7.01 1.62 991 6.84 1.82 931    M-H -0.29 M-H -0.32
  High 7.47 1.56 674 7.38 1.56 691 < 0.001 < 0.001 L-H -0.52 L-H -0.60
SSS Low 6.51 1.97 117 6.13 2.33 100 F = 36,648 F = 29,689 L-M -0.28 L-M -0.38
  Middle 6.98 1.64 1,082 6.83 1.82 1,063    M-H -0.39 M-H -0.32
  High 7.60 1.47 580 7.40 1.62 627 < 0.001 < 0.001 L-H -0.70 L-H -0.74
NSB Low 6.63 1.76 206 6.50 2.03 427 F = 19,801 F = 25,860 L-M -0.30 L-M -0.34
  Middle 7.10 1.52 1,022 7.11 1.70 1,112    M-H -0.27 M-H -0.22
  High 7.51 1.63 332 7.48 1.68 218 < 0.001 < 0.001 L-H -0.53 L-H -0.51
PSS Low 6.82 1.81 172 6.55 1.89 130 F = 5,805 F = 4,714 L-M -0.14 L-M -0.30
  Middle 7.04 1.57 499 7.09 1.81 432    M-H -0.12 M-H 0.02
  High 7.24 1.63 1,102 7.05 1.78 1,189 0.03 0.009 L-H -0.25 L-H -0.28