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Table 4 Association of adaptability, social support, health status and age group with mental health

From: A comparative study on mental health and adaptability between older and younger adults during the COVID-19 circuit breaker in Singapore

  Low Depression Scores Low Anxiety Scores Low Stress Scores
Model 1a
OR (95% CI)
Model 2b
OR (95% CI)
Model 1a
OR (95% CI)
Model 2b
OR (95% CI)
Model 1a
OR (95% CI)
Model 2b
OR (95% CI)
Adaptability 2.46 (1.63, 3.70) ** 2.57 (1.69, 3.94) ** 1.81 (1.23, 2.67) ** 1.79 (1.20, 2.66) ** 2.70 (1.78, 4.09) ** 2.95 (1.92, 4.56) **
Social Support 1.19 (.87, 1.63) 1.19 (.86, 1.65) 1.13 (.82, .1.57) 1.19 (.86, .1.66) 1.16 (.84, 1.62) 1.20 (.86, 1.68)
Health status 1.38 (1.08, 1.77) * 1.57 (1.20, 2.07) ** 1.74 (1.33, 2.27) ** 1.91 (1.44, 2.54) ** 1.61 (1.24, 2.11) ** 1.78 (1.34, 2.37) **
Older Adults 3.12 (2.11, 4.60)** 1.90 (1.10, 3.31) * 3.08 (2.05, 4.62) ** 1.80 (1.03, 3.12) * 3.87 (2.56, 5.85) ** 3.02 (1.66, 5.46) **
  1. High/low value was determined using the median of the logarithmic transformed scores as a cut-off: Depression -1.95; Anxiety -1.95; Stress -2.08
  2. OR, odds ratio; 95% CI, 95% confidence interval
  3. *p < .05, **p < .01
  4. aUnadjusted
  5. bAdjusted for education status, gender, occupation type, time on internet