Journal of Obesity / 2012 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Eating and Psychological Profiles of Women with Higher Depressive Symptoms Who Are Trying to Lose Weight

Table 2

Differences between groups for psychological variables.

VariablesLower depressive SX ( 𝑛 = 2 1 )Higher depressive SX ( 𝑛 = 2 4 )Anova MANOVAP
𝑀 (ET) 𝑀 (ET)

BES—Appearancec1.69 (0.65)1.10 (0.65) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 9 . 2 7 0.004*
BES—Weightc1.21 (0.63)0.69 (0.50) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 9 . 4 4 0.004*
BES—Attributionc1.99 (0.52)1.68 (0.57) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 3 . 5 8 0.065
RSESc34.52 (4.38)27.38 (6.86) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 1 6 . 8 0 <0.001*
IWQL79.38 (10.88)68.34 (16.00) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 7 . 1 1 0.011
TCI—Novelty Seekingd21.14 (4.27)21.29 (7.54) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 0 . 0 6 0.937
TCI—Harm Avoidanced13.19 (4.56)16.92 (7.98) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 3 . 5 6 0.066
TCI—Reward Dependenced15.19 (3.78)15.21 (4.27) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 0 . 0 0 0.988
TCI—Persistenced5.00 (2.02)5.54 (2.15) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 0 . 7 5 0.391
TCI—Self-Determinationd35.48 (3.67)23.88 (8.89) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 3 1 . 0 8 <0.001*
TCI—Cooperativenessd37.33 (2.54)32.04 (5.93) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 1 4 . 3 8 <0.001*
TCI—Self-Transcendenced11.29 (6.24)12.08 (6.95) 𝐹 ( 1 , 4 3 ) = 0 . 1 6 0.689

* 𝑃 < 0 . 0 0 5 (Bonferroni correction); cMANOVA 3; dMANOVA 4.

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