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Table 5 Sensitivity analysis (Model robustness was checked using different data sets)

From: A life satisfaction approach to valuing the impact of health behaviours on subjective well-being

VariablesModel 1 (original model)Model 2 (test data 1)Model 3 (test data 2)
CoefficientSEAdj. R2CoefficientSEAdj. R2CoefficientSEAdj. R2
 Logrithm (income)0.090.03 0.050.01 0.110.03 
Leisure time physical activity
 Active0.160.02 0.080.01 0.180.05 
 Moderately active0.110.03 0.050.01 0.080.06 
 Frequency of fruit and vegetable consumption (daily)0.020 0.010 0.020.01 
 Smoke-free0.120.020.330.060.010.2990.220.060.2723
  1. Model 1: Canadian Community Health Survey 2009–10
  2. Model 2: Canadian Community Health Survey 2005
  3. Model 3: Canadian Community Health Survey 2009–10 (ages > 65 years)
  4. All variables were statistically significant (p < 0.05)