Table 6

Regression model showing associations between non-modifiable explanatory variables and stress scores

B95% CI lower95% CI upperβP value
4-item Perceived Stress Scale total score
 Age (per decade)−0.56−0.64−0.49−0.26<0.0001****
 Female0.780.471.090.09<0.0001****
 Live alone0.460.120.790.050.008**
 Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic background0.440.050.820.040.03*
 Key worker−0.22−0.450.00−0.030.06
Risk group†
 Most at risk1.100.511.680.06<0.001***
 Increased risk0.400.090.710.050.01*
Adjusted R2=0.07, n=3090
  • *p<0.05, **p<0.01, ***p<0.001, ****p<0.0001.

  • †Comparison reference group ‘I am in neither risk category’.