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Table 3 Pearson's correlation test between the demographic values and the SF-36 variables

From: Quality of life and the related factors in spouses of veterans with chronic spinal cord injury

SF-36
Items PF RP BP GH VT SF RE MH PCS MCS
Age           
r -.340* .122 -.084 .067 .014 -.084 -.187 -.016 -.042 -.059
p .004 .308 .482 .577 .904 .484 .115 .897 .726 .625
Education           
r .241* .019 .067 .063 .263* .022 .106 .187 .072 .138
p .041 .873 .577 .600 .026 .856 .377 .115 .546 .249
Number of children           
r -.186 -.012 -.072 -.009 -.282* -.089 -.242* -.034 -.044 -.168
p .132 .922 .563 .941 .021 .473 .049 .786 .726 .174
Duration of care-giving           
r -.290* .062 -.154 .015 -.037 -.066 -.164 -.096 -.075 -.092
p .014 .605 .197 .899 .755 .579 .169 .422 .534 .443
  1. *Correlation is significant at the 0.05 level (2-tailed).