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Table 1 Demographics and mean values of main variables, by sexual orientations, after Propensity-Score Matching

From: Acceptance of sexual minorities, discrimination, social capital and health and well-being: a cross-European study among members of same-sex and opposite-sex couples

  Individuals living in same-sex couples Individuals living in opposite-sex couples Absolute mean difference P value
  (n = 315) (n = 315)   
Covariates:     
 Age, years (median; SD) 48.2 (15.0) 49.3 (15.6) 1.1 .40
 Gender (male sex %; SD) 60.3 (.49) 60.3 (.49) .0 1.00
 Education, years (mean; SD) 13.4 (4.7) 13.7 (4.9) .3 .40
Country level variables:     
 Social capital 20.4 (2.6) 19.4 (2.9) 1.0 <.001
 LGB acceptance 3.9 (.5) 3.7 (.5) .2 <.001
Individual level variables:     
 Social capital 20.9 (6.2) 19.7 (7.1) 1.2 .03
 Discriminated based on sexuality (%) 10.3 (.3) .0 (.0) 10.3 <.001
 Self-rated health 2.9 (.9) 2.9 (.9) .0 1.00
 Subjective well-being 14.4 (3.8) 14.3 (3.8) .1 .62