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Table 5 Associations of physical performance predictors with positive affectivity

From: Associations of physical performance and physical activity with mental well-being in middle-aged women

Predictors Model 1 Model 2
B CI p B CI p
Hand grip −0.01 −0.08 – 0.06 0.849 −0.01 −0.08 – 0.06 0.793
PA (medium level)a     0.19 0.08–0.29 0.001
PA (high level) a     0.45 0.32–0.58 < 0.001
Knee extension 0.05 0.00–0.09 0.041 0.02 −0.02 – 0.07 0.366
PA (medium level)a     0.15 0.04–0.27 0.007
PA (high level) a     0.41 0.28–0.55 < 0.001
Vertical jumping height 1.23 0.03–2.44 0.045 0.51 −0.69 – 1.71 0.403
PA (medium level)a     0.19 0.08–0.30 0.001
PA (high level) a     0.44 0.30–0.58 < 0.001
Maximal walking speed 0.09 0.00–0.18 0.046 0.07 −0.02 – 0.16 0.105
PA (medium level)a     0.20 0.09–0.30 < 0.001
PA (high level) a     0.46 0.33–0.60 < 0.001
Six-minute walking distance 0.16 0.08–0.24 < 0.001 0.12 0.04–0.20 0.002
PA (medium level)a     0.14 0.03–0.26 0.011
PA (high level) a     0.41 0.28–0.55 < 0.001
  1. Model 1 adjusted for height, fat mass %, menopausal status and symptoms, marital status, parity, employment status, self-reported mental disorders, use of psycholeptics, use of psychoanaleptics
  2. Model 2 = Model 1+ Physical activity
  3. B, unstandardised coefficients, PA physical activity
  4. Values in bold indicate statistically significant results
  5. areference category is low physical activity level