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Table 1 Descriptive statistics for all variables

From: Exploring the link between energy security and subjective well-being: a study of 22 nations

Variable name Original item name Coding Mean SD
Dependent variable
 Self-reported health health 1 “very bad” 5 “very good” 3.82 0.90
Independent variables
 Energy worry see Appendix 1 1 “extremely conservative” to 7 “extremely liberal” 2.66 0.74
 Male gndr 0 “female” to 1 “male” 0.49 0.50
 Income deciles hinctnta 1 “lowest 10%” to 10 “highest 10%” 5.37 2.71
 Education   0 “not < lower secondary” to 1 “< lower secondary”   
  < Lower secondary eisced 0 “not < lower secondary” to 1 “< lower secondary” 0.07 0.26
  Lower secondary 1 “lower tier upper secondary” 0.15 0.36
  Lower tier upper secondary 1 “upper tier upper secondary” 0.17 0.37
  Upper tier upper secondary 1 “advanced vocational” 0.20 0.40
  Advanced vocational degree 0 “not bachelor’s degree” to 1 “bachelor’s degree” 0.15 0.36
  Bachelor’s degree 0 “not ≥ master’s degree” to 1 “≥ master’s degree” 0.12 0.32
  ≥ Master’s degree 0 “not < lower secondary” to 1 “< lower secondary” 0.15 0.35
 Age age 15–100 years old 49.39 17.79
 Currently sick
  No hlthhmp 0 “not not sick” to 1 “not sick” 0.74 0.44
  Yes, to some extent 0 “not ‘yes, to some extent’” to 1 “yes, to some extent” 0.20 0.40
  Yes, a lot 0 “not ‘yes, a lot” to 1 “yes, a lot” 0.06 0.23
 Currently disabled dsbld 0 “not currently disabled” to 1 “currently disabled” 0.03 0.18
 Long-term unemployment uemp12m 0 “not previously unemployed long term” to 1 “ previously unemployed long term” 0.12 0.33
 Generalized trust see Appendix 1 0 “lowest trust” to 10 “highest trust” 5.55 1.83
 Institutional trust see Appendix 1 − 2.4 “lowest trust” to 2.7 “highest trust” 0.05 0.98
  1. Source: European Social Survey, 2016