Table 5

Means of main independent variables by sex (SD)

Menp Value (Mann-Whitney)Womenp Value (Mann-Whitney)
Group with complete data (n = 12344)Group with at least 1 missing variable (n = 3213)Group with complete data (n = 3537)Group with at least 1 missing variable (n = 1369)
Demands23.55 (4.15)23.08 (4.19)<0.000123.41 (4.07)22.70 (4.07)<0.0001
Control70.04 (12.01)68.04 (12.23)<0.000164.31 (12.36)62.48 (12.07)<0.0001
Social support22.80 (3.52)22.99 (3.74)0.02122.63 (3.70)22.73 (3.89)NS
Depression index14.91 (3.75)15.20 (3.95)<0.000116.30 (4.32)16.87 (4.62)0.001
Health perception index (CHI)4.12 (3.15)4.24 (3.33)NS5.62 (3.42)5.86 (3.53)0.07