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Table 4 Correlation Matrix of Impact Scores of Undesirable Events at Baseline (Occasion 1) and Demographic Categories (Pearson’s r, p value, and N for each)

From: Undesirable stressful life events, impact, and correlates during midlife: observations from the Seattle midlife women’s health study

LES subscale/ correlate Health Work Residence Love and Marriage Family and Close Friends Personal and Social Financial Crime and Legal Matters Parenting
Age 0.103* .046 (380) −.058 .258 (380) .004 .943 (380) .003 .946 (380) .033 .515 (380) .060 .244 (380) −.064 .217 (379) .074 .151 (380) −.063 .224 (380)
Years of Education −.072 .163 (380) .086 .095 (380) −.027 .602 (380) .007 .889 (380) −.063 .222 (380) −.010 .854 (380) −.023 .655 (379) .066 .200 (380) −.013 .795 (380)
Income −.133** .010 (375) −.027 .608 (375) −.115* .025 (375) −.133** .010 (375) −.097 .060 (375) −.087 .094 (375) −.192** .000 (374) −.035 .500 (375) −.082 .115 (375)
Employment −.081 .114 (380) .044 .391 (380) −.041 .421 (380) −.087 .089 (380) .017 .746 (380) −.066 .196 (380) −.050 .336 (379) −.041 .430 (380) −.028 .583 (380)
If a parent .046 .368 (380) −.041 .420 (380) .018 .727 (380) −.010 .841 (380) .009 .859 (380) .014 .786 (380) .102* .046 (379) −.031 .542 (380) .259** .000 (380)
  1. r = Pearson’s Correlation
  2. p is significant if *: α < .05 or **: α < .001
  3. N = Number of women