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Table 2 General health and mental health scores by ALSWH1survey 1 to survey 6 for 194651 ALSWH cohort

From: The impact of socioeconomic status on changes in the general and mental health of women over time: evidence from a longitudinal study of Australian women

Survey number and year General health SF-36 sub-scale mean (SD)2 Number of women with general health score on SF-36 sub-scale Mental health SF-36 sub-scale mean (SD)2 Number of women with mental health score on SF-36 sub-scale
Survey 1: 1996 72.15 (20.47) 13,209 72.85 (17.89) 13,592
Survey 2: 1998 72.90 (20.39) 12,242 73.69 (18.47) 12,299
Survey 3: 2001 71.40 (20.66) 10,883 73.85 (18.04) 11,142
Survey 4: 2004 70.87 (20.85) 10,633 74.66 (17.96) 10,849
Survey 5: 2007 71.29 (20.67) 10,386 75.77 (17.59) 10,592
Survey 6: 2010 70.39 (20.55)  9,988 76.49 (17.47)  9,988
  1. 1 Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health.
  2. 2 SD standard deviation.
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