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Table 2 Correlations between confounding variables and measures of emotionality and self perception

From: Childhood emotional problems and self-perceptions predict weight gain in a longitudinal regression model

  Social Class BMI age 10 Paternal BMI Maternal B MI Rutter emotional score Self Reported Nervousness Self Reported Worrying CAROLOC Locus of Control LAW SEQ Self Esteem
Social Class 1         
BMI age 10 *0.026 1        
Paternal B MI *0.110 *0.196 1       
Maternal BMI *0.144 *0.215 *0.163 1      
Rutter emotional Score *0.066 *-0.025 0.002 0.019 1     
Self Reported Nervousness 0.016 *0.030 0.011 0.018 *-0.070 1    
Self Reported Worrying -0.006 *0.026 -0.003 -0.019 *-0.103 *0.278 1   
CARO LOC Locus of Control *0.186 0.015 *0.064 *0.083 *0.162 *-0.054 *-0.115 1  
LAW S EQ Self Esteem *0.095 0.010 0.017 *0.060 *0.179 *-0.210 *-0.276 *0.424 1
  1. *Significant P value (P < 0.05).