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Table 3 Bivariate correlations between study variables

From: Empowerment among adult patients with type 2 diabetes: age differentials in relation to person-centred primary care, community resources, social support and other life-contextual circumstances

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
1.Sex (1 = man, 2 = woman)            
2. Marital status (1 = single, 2 = married/cohabiting) −.17***           
3.Education (1 = lower education 2 = higher education) −.02 .07***          
4.PACIC −.07*** .07*** .01         
5.Family doctor (1 = no, 2 = yes) .00 .04 −.09*** .19***        
6.Family nurse (1 = no, 2 = yes) .05* −.02 −.10*** .20*** .18***       
7.Community support −.07*** .10*** −.03 .46*** .22*** .19***      
8.Family and friend support −.00 .26*** −.02 .17*** .07*** .05* .39***     
9. Peer support .06** .03 −.12*** .22*** .16*** .11*** .41*** .29***    
10.Energy/vitality −.08*** .12*** .00 .15*** .07*** .05* .31*** .31*** .19***   
11.Diabetes-related distress .06** −.11*** .02 −.07*** −.05* −.03 −.22*** −.20*** −.14*** −.39***  
12. Empowerment (1 = low, 2 = high) .05** .05** .05** .22*** .10*** .09*** .32*** .26*** .21*** .30*** −.27***
  1. ***p ≤ .001; **p < .01; *p < .05