Table 4: Comparison of participant characteristics by anxiety status.

Anxiety scale < 4 ( 𝑛 = 8 1 1 )Anxiety scale ≥ 4 ( 𝑛 = 1 7 5 ) 𝑃 value

Demographic characteristics
 Age (Standard deviation, SD)30.13 (1.50)29.96 (1.42)0.18
 Years of education12.6 (3.7)11.9 (2.2)0.014
 Percentage with college degree13.198.000.058
 Number of assets2.76 (2.18)1.90 (1.99)<0.0001
 Average family income33,654 (23317)26325 (19429)0.0056
 Average personal income15917 (12564)12336 (10009)0.0026
 Number of children1.47 (1.32)1.72 (1.22)0.028
 Percentage married34.1726.750.071
 Age at first child’s birth21.39 (3.86)20.13 (3.48)0.0007
 Percent black83.6076.000.017
Health characteristics
 BMI26.3727.000.25
 Percent current smoker42.952.90.021
 Percent current drinker85.1883.960.76
 Percent with very good/excellent self-reported health60.0333.76<0.001
Adult neighborhood characteristics
 Median household income30,001 (12751)29425 (11030)0.61
 Percent african american63.56 (36.7)55.85 (39.2)0.023
 Percent poor neighborhood55.5453.790.955
 Percent reporting crime concerns32.9138.160.210
Psychological characteristics
 Total GHQ-28 score1.8311.21<0.0001