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Table 4 Differences in KIDSCREEN-52 dimensions according to socioeconomic status as measured by Family Affluence Scale (FAS)

From: Reliability and validity of the KIDSCREEN-52 health-related quality of life questionnaire in a Greek adolescent population

Dimension Low FAS (A) Middle FAS (B) High FAS (C) P valuea P valueb
  Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD   A/B b A/C b B/C b
Physical well-being 62.8 19.2 66.7 18.7 70.6 18.1 < 0.001 0.004 < 0.001 0.033
Psychological well-being 67.2 19.7 71.6 18.5 70.5 20.0 0.006 0.002 0.041 0.692
Moods and emotions 69.6 18.8 74.1 17.4 73.9 18.7 0.003 0.002 0.010 0.868
Self-perception 64.1 21.3 67.1 20.8 68.5 21.2 0.020 0.072 0.007 0.174
Autonomy 57.2 24.0 59.5 24.0 58.7 21.6 0.112 0.138 0.252 0.635
Parent relation and home life 66.5 21.1 72.6 19.1 72.6 19.9 < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001 0.593
Peers and social support 67.5 22.3 71.3 20.2 72.4 21.1 0.029 0.027 0.023 0.558
School environment 61.5 19.1 65.7 18.2 66.4 18.2 0.007 0.007 0.009 0.604
Social acceptance (bullying) 91.6 14.4 92.1 13.7 91.8 13.9 0.917 0.881 0.774 0.677
Financial resources 60.1 25.4 73.4 21.6 81.1 19.8 < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001
  1. aMultivariate analysis of variance (MANOVA).
  2. bPost hoc analysis with Bonferroni correction for multiple comparisons.