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Table 1 Descriptive statistics and scale reliability of variables used in the analysis

From: The association between self-rated health and social environments, health behaviors and health outcomes: a structural equation analysis

Variables N % Mean Standard Deviation Min Max Scale Reliability (α)
Age 788   14.90 ± 1.57 12 18  
Gender
 Males
 Females
379
409
48.1%
51.9%
     
ACEs score 788   1.39 ± 1.60 0 9  
Childhood family dynamics scale 788   23.93 ± 4.95 0 30 .83
Religious affiliation
 Adventist 383 48.6%      
 Not Adventist 405 51.4%      
Sleep hours per night 788   7.92 ± 1.30 3 10  
30 min sessions of MVPA per week 788   3.69 ± 1.72 0 6  
Serves of fruit and vegetables per day 788   5.31 ± 2.39 0 12  
Vegetarian diet
 Yes
 No
123
665
15.6%
84.4%
     
Drinks of alcohol in the last four weeks 788   1.46 ± 6.48 0 20  
Cigarettes smoked in the last four weeks 788   0.84 ± 5.84 0 30  
Times smoked Marijuana in the last four weeks 788   0.32 ± 2.78 0 5  
BMI 788   20.25 ± 2.89 14.30 30.07  
Mental health scale 788   65.73 ± 18.00 0 100 .77
Vitality scale 788   57.32 ± 17.73 0 100 .66
Self-rated health
 Poor
 Fair
 Good
 Very Good
 Excellent
6
42
258
341
141
0.6%
5.2%
32.8%
43.4%
17.9%
     
  1. Abbreviation: α cronbach’s alpha