Table 1: Group means and intercorrelations for study variables.

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(1) Age30.1 (6.7)
31.3 (8.5)

(2) Body mass index (kg/m2) −0.17 34.3 (5.5)
−0.14 34.9 (7.2)
−0.15

(3) Depression symptoms −0.09 −0.33 𝟏 𝟎 . 𝟏 ( 𝟒 . 𝟖 )
0.06 0.34 𝟒 . 𝟖 ( 𝟓 . 𝟎 )
−0.04 0.04

(4) Anxiety symptoms −0.05 −0.29 0.34 𝟖 . 𝟓 ( 𝟔 . 𝟓 )
0.35 0.24 0.66** 𝟐 . 𝟕 ( 𝟑 . 𝟏 )
0.04 −0.08 0.57***

(5) Kilocalorie intake −0.10 −0.06 0.28 0.272305.1 (834.0)
−0.26 0.54* 0.15 0.001461.8 (641.9)
−0.19 0.02 0 . 4 1 0.40*

* 𝑃 < 0 . 0 5 ; ** 𝑃 < 0 . 0 1 ; *** 𝑃 < 0 . 0 0 1 .
Notes: off-diagonal cells depict Pearson’s correlation coefficients for participants diagnosed with binge eating disorder (top; 𝑛 = 1 5 ), controls (middle; 𝑛 = 1 7 ), and the overall sample (bottom; 𝑛 = 3 2 ); values on the diagonal reflect means and standard deviations for cases (top) and controls (bottom), with bold-face type indicating group differences ( 𝑃 < 0 . 0 1 ) as assessed via 𝐹 -statistic with 1,  30 degrees of freedom.