SOC* category | RLE† category | SRH‡ | 95% CI of the difference | ||
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Mean | Mean difference | Lower bound | Upper bound | ||

*Sense of coherence assessed in 1998. †Recent stressful life event experienced in the 12 months before 2000. ‡Self rated health status assessed in the 2000. §Equal variances assumed (Levene’s test for equality of variances not significant). | |||||

Below mean§ | None (n = 1772) | 2.50 | 0.24 | 0.16 | 0.32 |

One or more (n = 948) | 2.26 | ||||

Above mean§ | None (n = 3003) | 2.77 | 0.04 | −0.04 | 0.11 |

One or more (n = 793) | 2.73 |