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Table 1 Description of LS scores, socioeconomic, health-related factors and career attitudes, for each group

From: Life Satisfaction and mobility: Their associations with career attitudes, and health-related factors among postgraduates having studied in universities intra EU and outside EU

Life Satisfaction [1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8, 12, 17]
 Mobile outside EU = 43Mobile intra EU = 381Non mobile = 66 
% or Mean (SD)% or Mean (SD)% or Mean (SD)p1
 8.5 (1.5)7.8 (1.6)7.9 (1.5)0.043*
Age27.4 (8.1)26.6 (5.2)31.0 (8.5)< 0.001***
SexMale63.242.248.40.038*
Female36.857.851.6 
Type of householdNot living alone57.964.393.7< 0.001***
Financial situation[1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8, 12, 17]7.4 (2.7)6.7 (2.2)6.8(2.3)0.157
Health-related
factors [1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8, 12, 17]
Health satisfaction7.9 (2.0)7.4 (2.2)7.4 (2.3)0.438
QoL-autonomy7.5 (1.3)6.8 (1.6)6.9 (1.6)0.052
Worry3.8 (2.4)4.1 (2.4)4.4 (2.4)0.486
Career attitudes
[1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8, 12, 17]
Adaptability8.1 (1.1)7.5 (1.4)7.8 (1.6)0.012*
Optimism7.8 (1.4)7.1 (1.6)7.1 (1.5)0.034*
Knowledge5.7 (2.1)5.6 (2.3)6.0 (2.4)0.440
Planning6.4 (2.1)6.5 (2.3)6.6 (2.0)0.772
  1. 1 Significant p-value: *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01; ***p < 0.001 are presented in bold
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