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Table 4 Differences between groups in perceived economic QOL (raw person estimate)

From: Development of a short scale for assessing economic environmental aspects in patients with spinal diseases using Rasch analysis

Socio-demographics Subgroups compared Mean difference p-valueb
  SG1 SG2a (SG2-SG1)  
Agec
  <54.9 ≥54.9 0.62 0.002
Marital status
  Separated/divorced Widowed 1.42 0.018
  Separated/divorced Married 1.27 <0.001
  Single Married 0.79 0.040
Current work status
  Unemployed Homemaker 2.39 <0.001
  Unemployed Retired 2.13 <0.001
  Unemployed Employed for wages 1.70 <0.001
  Disability pension Homemaker 2.17 <0.001
  Disability pension Retired 1.91 <0.001
  Disability pension Employed for wages 1.47 0.001
  1. Notes. a SG = subgroup; b Tukey’s post-hoc honestly significant difference test; c median split