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Table 4 Univariable analyses of overall wellbeing and covariates (health-related variables)

From: Population levels of wellbeing and the association with social capital

  Total Good wellbeing Scoring neither well or badly Poor wellbeing P value
  n n % (95% CI) n % (95% CI) n % (95% CI)  
COVARIATES
CHRONIC CONDITIONS
 Current asthma 762 347 45.5 (40.3–50.9) 255 33.5 (28.6–38.9) 160 20.9 (16.3–26.5) <0.001
 Arthritis 1147 610 53.2 (50.1–56.2) 376 32.8 (29.9–35.8) 161 14.0 (11.8–16.6) 0.763
 Osteoporosis 238 133 55.8 (50.3–61.2) 66 27.8 (23.6–32.5) 39 16.3 (12.2–21.5) 0.163
 Diabetes 443 225 50.7 (45.3–56.1) 143 32.3 (27.5–37.5) 75 17.0 (12.7–22.4) 0.180
 CVD 393 207 52.6 (47.6–57.5) 124 31.5 (27.5–35.8) 63 15.9 (11.3–21.9) 0.443
RISK FACTORS
Sufficient physical activity
 No activity 1036 530 51.2 (47.3–55.0) 361 34.9 (31.2–38.7) 144 13.9 (11.2–17.1) 0.005
 Activity but not sufficient 1619 810 50.0 (46.7–53.3) 561 34.7 (31.5–38.0) 248 15.3 (12.9–18.1)  
 Sufficient activity 2700 1567 58.0 (54.9–61.1) 813 30.1 (27.4–33.0) 320 11.8 (9.8–14.3)  
BMI
 Underweight 90 38 41.9 (30.3–54.4) 36 39.7 (27.6–53.2) 17 18.4 (10.5–30.2) 0.285
 Normal 2019 1085 53.8 (50.3–57.2) 645 32 (28.8–35.3) 288 14.3 (11.6–17.4)  
 Overweight 1744 1000 57.3 (54.0–60.6) 535 30.7 (27.7–33.8) 209 12.0 (9.8–14.6)  
 Obese 1300 687 52.9 (48.9–56.8) 442 34.0 (30.3–37.9) 171 13.2 (10.8–16.0)  
 Current smoker 752 313 41.6 (35.9–47.5) 263 34.9 (29.5–40.9) 176 23.5 (17.9–30.0) <0.001
Alcohol related risk of harm
 Lifetime risk of alcohol-related harm 1901 926 48.7 (44.9–52.6) 685 36.0 (32.4–39.8) 290 15.3 (12.4–18.7) <0.001
 Risk of alcohol-related injury 736 334 45.4 (39.5–51.4) 291 39.5 (33.6–45.8) 111 15.1 (11.4–19.8) 0.008
Sufficient consumption of fruit and vegetable
 Neither sufficient 2870 1448 50.4 (47.6–53.3) 996 34.7 (32.0–37.4) 427 14.9 (12.8–17.3) <0.001
 Either suff fruit or veg 2222 1299 58.4 (55.5–61.4) 649 29.2 (26.6–32.0) 274 12.3 (10.4–14.7)  
 Both suff fruit and veg 369 219 59.3 (52.8–65.5) 119 32.2 (26.3–38.8) 31 8.5 (5.7–12.4)  
 OVERALL 5464 2968 54.3 (52.3–56.3) 1764 32.3 (30.5–34.2) 733 13.4 (12.0–15.0)