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Table 3 Adjusted coefficients of suicidal ideation across age groups

From: Differentiated effects of social participation components on suicidal ideation across age groups in South Korea

  Age groups
  Young adults Middle-aged adults The elderly
  β P-value β P-value β P-value
Social participation       
 Friendship network and hobby group -0.02 0.79 -0.11 0.01 -0.06 0.40
 Instrumental social participation -0.10 0.06 -0.02 0.68 0.03 0.57
 Religious involvement 0.12 0.40 -0.05 0.65 0.26 0.02
Sex[Male]       
 Female 0.81 0.02 0.45 0.10 -0.74 0.02
Marital status[Never married]       
 Currently married 0.21 0.74 0.94 0.03 -0.07 0.95
 Other -1.00 0.40 0.47 0.44 0.39 0.75
Household income[1st percentile]       
 2nd percentile -0.53 0.22 -0.12 0.68 0.04 0.89
 3rd percentile -1.04 0.03 -0.42 0.17 -0.92 0.06
 4th percentile -0.33 0.44 -0.39 0.25 0.39 0.40
Educational attainment[Less than high school graduation]       
 High school graduation -0.33 0.67 0.65 0.02 -0.17 0.63
 College or more -0.48 0.54 0.50 0.13 0.01 0.98
Employment status[Currently employed]       
 Currently unemployed 0.36 0.22 -0.07 0.77 -0.88 0.08
Regular physical activity[Sedentary]       
 Regular or some 0.18 0.53 -0.61 0.01 -0.27 0.33
Smoking status[Non-smoker]       
 Smoker 0.14 0.73 0.01 0.97 -0.08 0.84
Drinking status[Non-drinker]       
 Drinker 0.26 0.38 0.39 0.08 0.36 0.29
Leisure 0.01 0.56 0.01 0.44 -0.09 0.10
Self-esteem -0.03 0.39 0.07 0.01 -0.02 0.62
Social support 0.15 0.08 -0.13 0.04 0.09 0.26
Stress 0.10 0.01 0.08 0.00 0.06 0.02
Depression 0.17 <.0001 0.14 <.0001 0.15 <.0001