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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of respondents

From: Psychosocial factors for influencing healthy aging in adults in Korea

Total N = 171
Variables Category N(%) M(SD) t or F p Post-hoc
Sex Male 74(45.4) 3.344(±0.533) −0.434 .664  
Female 97(54.6) 3.365(±0.524)  
Age (years) 45-60 66(39.6) 3.230(±0.490) 3.113 .015 b
61-70 77(45.0) 3.411(±0.543) b
>71 28(16.4) 3.381(±0.490) a
Education level Middle school 60(38.2) 3.279(±0.585) 6.828 .000 a
High school 85(45.0) 3.347(±0.497) a
College or above 26(20.8) 3.519(±0.461) b
Religion Yes 121(64.1) 3.436(±0.535) 4.682 .000  
No 50(35.9) 3.210(±0.485)  
Marital status Yes 158(78.9) 3.373(±0.528) 1.393 .163  
No 13(21.1) 3.290(±0.529)  
Residential status One’s own house 155(77.7) 3.400(±0.510) 4.266 .001  
Rental house 16(22.3) 3.194(±0.542)  
Avocation Yes 113(61.0) 3.519(±0.503) 9.290 .000  
No 48(39.0) 3.098(±0.465)  
Socioeconomic status High 9(5.2) 3.749(±0.558) 25.072 .000 a
Middle 107(62.6) 3.448(±0.472) b
Low 55(32.2) 3.167(±0.536) c
Income activity Yes 102(57.0) 3.394(±0.536) 1.845 .065  
No 69(43.0) 3.306(±0.516)  
Medication Yes 61(40.2) 3.301(±0.517) −1.128 .260  
no 110(59.8) 3.384(±0.550)