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Table 3 Factors associated with overall quality of life

From: A mixed methods study of hope, transitions, and quality of life in family caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's disease

QOL Question 1 Univariate   95% CI   Multivariate   95% CI  
Variables B SE Lower Upper B SE Lower Upper
Age 0.00 0.01 -0.02 0.02     
Gender         
  0.17 0.27 -0.36 0.70     
Marital Status         
  0.27 0.33 -0.38 0.92     
Care provided         
  0.26 0.21 -0.15 0.67     
Income         
  -0.14 0.25 -0.63 0.35     
Education         
  0.07 0.21 -0.34 0.48     
Question1         
   1 -0.29 0.54 -1.35 0.77     
   2 -0.67 0.73 -2.10 0.76     
   3 -0.88 0.68 -2.21 0.45     
   4 -0.04 0.55 -1.12 1.04     
   5 -0.22 0.59 -1.38 0.94     
Question 2         
   1 0.44 0.31 -0.17 1.05 0.44 0.25 -0.05 0.93
   2 -0.691 0.38 -1.43 0.05 -0.26 0.34 -0.93 0.41
   3 0.04 0.30 -0.55 0.63 0.02 0.25 -0.47 0.51
   4 0.671 0.33 0.02 1.32 0.65* 0.27 0.12 1.18
   5 -0.36 0.35 -1.05 0.33 -0.27 0.29 -0.84 0.30
Question 3         
   1 -1.051 0.60 -2.23 0.13     
   2 -0.42 0.52 -1.44 0.60     
   3 -0.85 0.60 -2.03 0.33     
   4 -0.44 0.48 -1.38 0.50     
   5 -0.54 0.52 -1.56 0.48     
Question 4         
   1 0.32 0.33 -0.33 0.97     
   2 -0.62 0.40 -1.40 0.16     
Question 5         
   1 0.03 0.25 -0.46 0.52     
Hope Factor1 0.241 0.04 0.16 0.32 0.24* 0.04 0.16 0.32
Hope Factor 2 0.251 0.06 0.13 0.37     
Hope Factor 3 0.201 0.05 0.10 0.30     
HHI Total Score 0.101 0.02 0.06 0.14     
  1. 1 Variables significant at p < 0.10 (Univariate analysis)
  2. 2 Borderline significance
  3. * Variables significant at p < 0.05
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