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Table 6 Significant correlations between baseline SRH and other baseline measures.

From: Predictors of self-rated health: a 12-month prospective study of IT and media workers

Significantly related baseline measures (VAS) Self-rated health at the moment
  Correlation coefficient† p (2-tailed) n
Self-rated financial situation. .263** .000 260
Annual income. .144* .020 260
Satisfaction with eating habits. .359** .000 260
Self-rated health last year. .765** .000 260
Expected health in one year. .704** .000 260
Value about having complete health proportionally to other things in life. .237** .000 260
Sleep quality. .289** .000 260
Memory. .294** .000 260
Concentration ability. .416** .000 260
Physical activity. .138* .026 260
Mental energy. .275** .000 260
Frequency of stress. -.209** .001 260
Stress management. .271** .000 260
General satisfaction with leisure time. .275** .000 260
Existence of goals in life. .172** .006 260
Self-rated communicational skills/ability. .230** .000 260
Sense of coherence. .340** .000 260
Optimism towards future. .366** .000 260
Self-confidence/self-esteem in general. .302** .000 260
Social support. .255** .000 260
Overall experience of work. .179** .004 260
Work efficiency in general. .200** .001 260
If one's competence is utilized at work. .213** .001 260
Feel that one's work is meaningful. .154* .013 260
Work atmosphere. .144* .020 260
Work flexibility. .256** .000 260
Emotion on the way to work? (sad – happy) .215** .000 260
If one is properly rewarded for their working efforts. .124* .046 260
Ability to influence work situation. .197** .001 260
Confidence at work. .172** .005 260
Social support from work colleagues. .189** .002 260
Clear goals at work. .155* .013 256
Realistic goals at work. .217** .000 256
Work place efficiency. .254** .000 260
Sick days during the last year. -.294** .000 260
Amount of consideration about one's health. .150* .015 260
Pains/inconveniences. -.322** .000 260
Fears/melancholy. -.345** .000 260
BMI (body mass index). -.138* .035 233
Waist-Hip ratio. -.159* .016 230
S-CRP (c-reactive protein) high sensitive. -.124* .048 256
S-SHBG (sexual hormone binding globulin). .146* .020 256
S-T4 (thyroxine) free. .178** .004 256
P-Fibrinogen. -.155* .013 256
B-LPK (leukocyte particle concentration). -.133* .033 256
  1. ** Correlation is significant at the 0.01 level 2-tailed.
  2. * Correlation is significant at the 0.05 level 2-tailed.