Table 1

Study population characteristics

Men (n=29 626 person-years)Women (n=35 781 person-years)
Green space0–33%34–66%>66%0–33%34–66%>66%
n10 04013 561602512 17116 4657145
  
Minor psychiatric morbidity (GHQ ≥4)17.615.716.024.623.423.6
Age (years)
 15–2923.120.619.920.818.318.1
 30–4430.628.930.131.528.930.7
 45–5922.326.024.822.224.724.7
 60–7416.616.717.816.117.417.0
>757.57.87.59.410.89.5
Socioeconomic circumstances and smoking status
 Household income (lowest quintile)20.420.518.220.620.418.1
 Unemployed4.74.03.92.72.11.9
 Married/cohabiting64.770.372.358.761.665.9
 No educational qualifications19.720.720.324.929.629.1
 Home owner/with mortgage72.977.480.868.672.877.2
 Non-smoker69.772.274.871.073.374.4
  • Lowest household income quintile interval: (men) £0–£12 927; (women) £0–£11 317.

  • GHQ, General Health Questionnaire.