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Table 1 Cohort characteristics. Presenting Numbers (Percentages) and Mean

From: The association between resilience resources, contextual factors and mental health status: a national population-based study

Characteristics Variable categories Non-imputed data (Original cohort) Imputed data (Summary statistics)
Age 16–24 2,281 (8.2) 2,281 (8.2)
25–34 4,080 (14.6) 4,080 (14.6)
35–44 4,403 (15.8) 4,403 (15.8)
45–54 4,829 (17.4) 4,829 (17.4)
55–64 5,275 (18.9) 5,275 (18.9)
65–74 4,853 (17.4) 4,853 (17.4)
75 +  2,148 (7.7) 2,148 (7.7)
Gender Male 8,188 (29.4) 8,188 (29.4)
Female 19,681 (70.6) 19,681 (70.6)
Ethnicity White 17,294 (98.3) 27,379 (98.2)
Non-White 296 (1.7) 490 (1.8)
Relationship status In a relationship 10,326 (75.3) 19,644 (70.5)
Single 3,388 (24.7) 8,225 (29.5)
Employment/ social class Higher occupations 8,023 (51.5) 13,079 (46.9)
Intermediate occupations 3,001 (19.3) 5,035 (18.1)
Lower occupations 2,038 (13.1) 3,648 (13.1)
Students or unemployed 2,523 (16.2) 6,107 (21.9)
Health behaviours Drinking above guidelines 7,261 (44.2) 9,903 (35.5)
Physically inactive 6,875 (42.7) 11,540 (41.4)
Smoker 1,575 (9.6) 3,514 (12.6)
Unhealthy eating 2,400 (15.4) 4,726 (17.0)
Caring status Non-carer 11,821 (73.3) 20,618 (74.0)
Carer 1–9 h 3,127 (19.4) 5,114 (18.3)
Carer 20–49 h 502 (3.1) 860 (3.1)
Carer ≥ 50 h 670 (4.2) 1,277 (4.6)
Given up work to care No 14,322 (89.1) 25,027 (89.8)
Yes 1,756 (10.9) 2,842 (10.2)
Area of settlement Urban 16,850 (61.9) 17,248 (61.9)
Intermediate 4,965 (18.2) 5,090 (18.3)
Rural 5,406 (19.9) 5,531 (19.8)
Area deprivation Least deprived 6,547 (24.1) 6,694 (24.0)
Less deprived 6,168 (22.7) 6,312 (22.6)
Intermediate 5,807 (21.3) 5,953 (21.4)
More deprived 4,835 (17.8) 4,954 (17.8)
Most deprived 3,864 (14.2) 3,956 (14.2)
MHI-5 score No 11,088 (71.5) 20,135 (72.2)
Yes 4,414 (28.5) 7,734 (27.8)
WEMWBS score High/Good mental wellbeing 3,878 (78.5) 22,004 (79.0)
Low mental wellbeing 1,064 (21.5) 5,865 (21.0)
Mental health treatment No mental health treatment 22,502 (86.9) 23,693 (85.0)
Mental health treatment 3,399 (13.1) 4,176 (15.0)
Resilience   72.4 72.8
Neighbourhood cohesion Neighbourhood attraction 12.8 13.1
Social cohesion 27.5 28.5