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Table 2 Association of well-being with the independent variables

From: Well-being and associated factors among adults in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt)

Variable name (n) Low levels of well-being (%) Moderate to high levels of well-being (%) Chi square P-value
Well-being (7080) 33.8 66.2  
Age groups
 18–29 (2716) 33.8 66.2  
 30–39 (1772) 35.7 64.3 .004
 40–49 (1121) 31.5 68.5  
 50–59 (765) 29.8 70.2  
 60 and above (706) 37.4 62.6  
Marital status
 Married (5399) 33.0 67.0  
 Not married (1301) 35.1 64.9 .002
 Widowed, divorced or separated (380) 41.6 58.4  
Labor status
 Working 15 h or more (2891) 31.2 68.8 .000
 Household worker (2721) 34.4 65.6  
 Don’t work (1468) 37.8 62.2  
Standard of living
 Low (2284) 41.6 58.4  
 Medium (3530) 31.9 68.1 .000
 High (1266) 25.2 74.8  
Community participation
 Yes (595) 28.4 71.6 .002
 No (6485) 34.3 65.7  
Attend religious activities
 Yes (5547) 33.1 66.9 .006
 No (1533) 36.5 63.5  
Follow up mass media
 Yes (5906) 34.4 65.6 .016
 No (1174) 31.1 68.9  
Type of locality    
 Urban (5001) 34.0 66.0  
 Rural (1342) 30.6 69.4 .001
 Camp (737) 38.8 61.2  
Region
 West Bank (4686) 32.4 67.6 .000
 Gaza Strip (2394) 36.7 63.3