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Table 5 Comparison of self-health awareness according to gender

From: Difference in health status of Korean farmers according to gender

Variables Male Female p-value*
Mean ± SD Mean ± SD
PCS 68.6 ± 23.5 58.3 ± 26.0 0.000
PF 71.8 ± 33.7 60.2 ± 35.8 0.001
RP 75.3 ± 31.5 63.8 ± 35.4 0.000
BP 81.1 ± 24.5 70.8 ± 30.5 0.000
GH 46.4 ± 25.0 38.4 ± 24.7 0.001
MCS 77.5 ± 18.8 67.8 ± 22.5 0.000
MH 76.1 ± 23.3 66.5 ± 26.1 0.000
RE 82.6 ± 26.6 73.2 ± 29.8 0.001
SF 89.4 ± 22.9 80.7 ± 29.3 0.001
VT 62.1 ± 33.2 50.8 ± 34.2 0.001
Total score 73.1 ± 18.9 63.1 ± 22.6 0.000
  1. PCS physical component score, PF physical functioning, RP role physical, BP bodily pain, GH general health, MCS mental component score, MH mental health, RE role emotional, SF social functioning, VT vitality.
  2. *p-value by t-test