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Table 1 Descriptives of and correlations between the study variables

From: The role of ego integrity and despair in older adults’ well-being during the COVID-19 crisis: the mediating role of need-based experiences

   M SD 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
1 Age 70.06 4.48              
2 Education level 4.86 1.33 .02             
3 No. of children 2.10 1.50 .17*** .01            
4 No. of grandchildren 3.20 3.02 .20*** .09* .55***           
5 Perceived income 3.24 0.76 .06 .27*** .02 .03          
6 Medical conditions 0.89 0.86 .10* −.04 −.01 −.02 −.11**         
7 Communication 3.30 1.16 -.05 .06 .02 .13** .11** .01        
8 Ego integrity 3.96 0.74 .09* .06 .06 .06 .17*** −.01 .13**       
9 Despair 2.13 0.98 -.09* −.10* −.04 −.11** −.25*** .12** −.16*** −.49***      
10 Need satisfaction 4.01 0.62 .05 .02 .06 .09* .13** −.09* .15*** .40*** −.50***     
11 Life satisfaction 3.20 0.98 .03 .09* .09* .12** .21*** −.01 .12** .32*** −.36*** .47***    
12 Vitality 2.91 0.99 .01 .05 .10** .12** .17*** −.08* .11** .27*** −.32*** .49*** .69***   
13 Depressive symptoms 1.46 0.51 −.05 −.11** −.03 −.08* −.26*** .11** −.07 −.37*** .40*** −.54*** −.59*** −.59***  
14 Anxiety symptoms 2.13 0.66 −.02 −.11** −.05 −.12** −.27*** .05 −.07 −.39*** .38*** −.49*** −.68*** −.65*** .75***
15 Loneliness 2.64 0.89 −.06 −.02 −.04 −.07 −.18*** .05 −.16*** −.25*** .34*** −.58*** −.49*** −.51*** .60*** .51***
  1. *p < .05; **p < .01; ***p < .001