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Table 1 Mean score of SWEMWBS in different sociodemographic groups

From: Relationship between different domains of physical activity and positive mental health among young adult men

Variable n Mean (SD) p
Age    <.001
 24 years or younger 133 23.23 (2,66)  
 25–29 years 156 23.67 (2,91)  
 30 years or older 157 25.05 (3,05)*** **a  
Educational level    <.001
 Comprehensive school 26 23.78 (3,29)  
 Secondary education 293 23.53 (2,79)  
 Higher education 132 25.22 (3,22)***a  
Marital status    <.001
 Married / cohabiting 246 24.78 (2,90)  
 Single 206 23.18 (3,00)***  
Employment status    <.001
 Employment / studying 361 24.30 (2,94)  
 Unemployed or other situation 78 22.95 (3,13)***  
Leisure time PA    ,015
 Inactive 51 22.95 (2,65)  
 Low 74 23.72 (3,91)  
 Medium 231 24.21 (3,04)*  
 High 96 24,51 (2,86)*  
Occupational PA    .042
 Sedentary 189 23.99 (3,22)  
 Low 66 25.02 (3,19)  
 Medium 114 23.73 (2,79)* a  
 High 81 23.90 (2,76)  
Commuting PAa    ns
 Not at all 92 24.17 (3,01)  
 Less than 30 min daily 211 24.02 (2,96)  
 30 min or more daily 126 24.18 (2,90)  
  1. aRestricted to those who are employed or studying compared to the subgroup listed first in each variable: * p < 0.05, ** p < .01, *** p < 0.001
  2. ***ap < 0.001 Compared to the subgroup listed second in the variable
  3. * ap < 0.05 Compared to the subgroup listed second in the variable