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Table 2 Global PROMIS HRQOL subscale scores by selective demographic and yoga practice characteristics

From: Cross-sectional analysis of health-related quality of life and elements of yoga practice

  PROMIS Scoresa N = 291
  Global Physical Global Mental
Age
 25-35 (n = 49) 16.34 SD = 2.35 14.12 SD = 3.30
 36-45 (n = 57) 16.21 SD = 2.22 14.21 SD = 2.34
 46-55 (n = 61) 16.52 SD = 2.63 14.97 SD = 2.74
 56-65 (n = 84) 16.93 SD = 1.97 15.56 SD = 2.51
 66-75 (n = 36) 16.19 SD = 2.41 16.17 SD = 2.42
  > 75 (n = 4) 16.63 SD = 3.90 15.75 SD = 3.40
Gender
 Male (n = 11) 16.74 SD = 2.16 14.74 SD = 3.16
 Female (n = 253) 16.48 SD = 2.24 15.05 SD = 2.69
Race
 White (n = 258) 16.54 SD = 2.26 15.04 SD = 2.74
 Other (n = 33) 16.30 SD = 2.05 14.70 SD = 2.89
Yoga Style
 Viniyoga Yoga (n = 158) 16.80 SD = 2.03 15.27 SD = 2.55
 Other Yoga (n = 133) 16.17 SD = 2.41 14.69 SD = 2.95
Teacher Status
 Certified Teacher (n = 170) 16.89 SD = 2.08 15.05 SD = 2.50
 Not Certified Teacher (n = 121) 15.98 SD = 2.33 14.95 D = 3.08
  1. aMann-Whitney U tests were calculated for all sociodemographics, Teacher status vs. GPH (U = 7516.5, p < 0.01) was the only significant relationship