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Table 2 Importance of specific domains of adolescent spiritual health by demographic subgroups, grades 9–10, Canada, 2014, weighted n = 11,375

From: Inequalities in the spiritual health of young Canadians: a national, cross-sectional study

   Weighted n Spiritual Health Domain
Self Others Nature Transcendent
Gender Subgroup Percentage of weighted n rated as importanta (row %)
Boys By relative material wealth: 5356     
Not well off 406 67 68 43 26
Average 1870 72 67.3 43 25
Well off 3080 81 76 55 30
p trend b   <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 0.04
By immigration status: 5463     
Born in Canada 4249 76 71 48 25
Lived in Canada 6+ years 900 80 76 53 38
Lived in Canada 1–5 years 314 80 75 61 45
p trend b   0.07 0.09 <0.01 <0.001
Girls By relative material wealth: 5755     
Not well off 599 68 75 49 28
Average 2215 78 77 51 25
Well off 2941 87 86 55 32
p trend b   <0.001 <0.001 0.10 0.02
By immigration status: 5812     
Born in Canada 4841 81 81 52 26
Lived in Canada 6+ years 701 82 86 56 41
Lived in Canada 1–5 years 270 87 83 64 56
p trend b   0.06 0.07 0.01 <0.001
  1. Note: (1) aScore ≥8 out of 10 for each individual domain; (2) bLinear test for trend by levels of subgroups; (3) All analyses have been weighted; and (4) Some columns do not total to the full sample size (n = 11,375) due to missing data on relative material wealth and immigration status