Table 5

Differences in subscale scores between education and age groups
Dimension Comprehensive school High school University ANOVA p-value Age 1 <26 n = 31 Age 2 26-31 n = 69 Age 3 31-37 n = 70 Age 4 >37 n = 26 ANOVA p-value Post hoc 1-4
Worry 2.54 2.32 2.30 0.47 2.34 2.32 2.26 2.66 0.10 0.34
Information 1.66 1.81 1.78 0.67 1.85 1.84 1.74 1.66 0.49 0.63
Emotional 2.14 2.48 2.31 0.075 2.65 2.32 2.34 2.22 0.04 0.04
support
Acceptance 1.45 1.50 1.32 0.083 1.61 1.37 1.42 1.21 0.04 0.02

Range: 1‐4, were 1 was the best, and 4 the worst alternative.

Premberg et al.

Premberg et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2012 12:35   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-35

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