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Table 3 Significant Socio-demographic and clinical correlates of PMH total and domain scores

From: Positive mental health in outpatients: comparison within diagnostic groups

  Total PMH Score General coping Emotional support Spirituality Interpersonal skills Personal growth and autonomy Global affect
β 95 % CI β 95 % CI β 95 % CI β 95 % CI β 95 % CI β 95 % CI β 95 % CI
Age 21 to 39 years vs Age 40 to 65 years −0.35** (−0.56, −0.14) −0.46** (−0.71, −0.21) −0.07 (−0.37, 0.23) −0.58** (−0.90, −0.26) −0.19 (−0.42, 0.05) −0.53** (−0.78, −0.28) −0.30* (−0.56, −0.03)
Male vs Female −0.15 (−0.35, 0.04) 0.02 (−0.22, 0.25) −0.36* (−0.64, −0.08) −0.24 (−0.54, 0.05) −0.07 (−0.28, 0.15) −0.08 (−0.32, 0.15) −0.18 (−0.42, 0.07)
Malay vs Chinese 0.34** (0.10, 0.58) −0.34* (0.05, 0.62) 0.02 (−0.32, 0.36) 1.05** (0.68, 1.42) 0.17 (−0.10, 0.43) 0.33* (0.04, 0.62) 0.15 (−0.15, 0.46)
Indian vs Chinese 0.20 (−0.04, 0.43) 0.30* (0.01, 0.58) −0.25 (−0.59, 0.09) 0.59** (0.22, 0.95) 0.09 (−0.18, 0.35) 0.33* (0.04, 0.62) 0.13 (−0.18, 0.43)
Married vs Single 0.12 (−0.12, 0.35) 0.02 (−0.26, 0.29) 0.35* (0.02, 0.68) −0.04 (−0.40, 0.31) 0.29* (0.03, 0.54) 0.14 (−0.14, 0.42) −0.05 (−0.35, 0.25)
Some formal/primary education vs Post grad −0.72* (−1.44, −0.01) −0.81 (−1.66, 0.05) −0.67 (−1.70, 0.35) −0.85 (−1.95, 0.24) −0.94* (−1.73, −0.15) −0.80 (−1.66, 0.07) −0.27 (−1.19, 0.64)
Unemployed vs Employed −0.22* (−0.42, −0.02) −0.37** (−0.61, −0.13) −0.11 (−0.40, 0.18) −0.04 (−0.35, 0.27) −0.36** (−0.58, −0.14) −0.28* (−0.52, −0.04) −0.19 (−0.45, 0.06)
Depressive disorders vs Schizophrenia spectrum disorders −0.54** (−0.75, −0.32) −0.45** (−0.72, −0.19) 0.58** (−0.89, −0.27) −0.66** (−0.10, −0.33) −0.14 (−0.38, 0.11) −0.42** (−0.69, −0.15) −0.98** (−1.23, −0.73)
Anxiety disorders vs Schizophrenia spectrum disorders −0.44** (−0.69, −0.19) −0.47** (−0.78, −0.17) −0.09 (−0.45, 0.27) −0.94** (−1.34, −0.55) −0.02 (−0.31, 0.27) −0.30 (−0.61, 0.02) −0.82** (−1.12, −0.52)
  1. Relationship determined using General Linear Model
  2. *P < =0.05, **P < =0.01