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Table 3 Spearman's rank correlation coefficients (95% CIs) for electoral division mean mental health score and contextual covariatesa

From: Measuring the neighbourhood using UK benefits data: a multilevel analysis of mental health status

  1 2 3 4 5 6
1. Mean mental health score 1 -0.143
-0.209, -0.076
-0.183
-0.248, -0.117
-0.154
-0.220, -0.087
-0.227
-0.290, -0.162
-0.228
-0.291, -0.163
2. Townsend score   1 0.870
0.852, 0.886
0.701
0.665, 0.734
0.742
0.710, 0.771
0.705
0.669, 0.738
3. IS    1 0.708
0.672, 0.740
0.898
0.884, 0.910
0.871
0.854, 0.886
4. IBJSA     1 0.625
0.582, 0.665
0.543
0.493, 0.589
5. IB/SDA      1 0.931
0.921, 0.940
6. DLA/AA       1
  1. a: modelled as a z-score
  2. All correlations p < 0.01
  3. IS: Income Support
  4. IBJSA: Income-based Job Seekers Allowance
  5. IB/SDA: Incapacity Benefit, Severe Disablement Allowance
  6. DLA/AA: Disability Living Allowance and Attendance Allowance