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Table 2 Descriptive Statistics for Self-Rated Mental Health Population

From: Gender variations in the relationship between social capital and mental health outcomes among the Indigenous populations of Canada

Variable Proportion of Men Proportion of Women
Self-Rated Mental Health
 Good/Very Good/Excellent 0.91 0.86
 Fair/Poor 0.09 0.14
Indigenous-Specific Social Capital
 Low-Levels 0.74 0.72
 High-Levels 0.26 0.28
Family Ties in Community
 Weak 0.36 0.33
 Strong 0.64 0.67
Rural/Urban
 Urban 0.74 0.76
 Rural 0.26 0.24
Education
 No Diploma 0.21 0.16
 Secondary School Diploma 0.39 0.33
 Post-Secondary Diploma 0.40 0.51
Income Tertile
 Less than $13,700 0.28 0.32
 $13,700–$34,900 0.30 0.40
 More than $34,900 0.42 0.28
Identity
 First Nations 0.51 0.54
 Métis 0.43 0.41
 Inuit 0.06 0.05
Mean Age 31 32