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Table 1 Descriptive statistics and correlations for benefits experienced, time investment, attitudes, and big five personality traits

From: A cross-sectional survey of a public, evidence-based multimodal program for cognitive health in older adults

Variables M SD 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Benefits experienced
 1. Cognitive Fitness 3.01 0.61 -             
 2. Well-being 3.05 0.75 .43** -            
 3. Attitude 3.14 0.78 .34** .31** -           
 4. Activity 2.93 0.81 .40** .40** .42** -          
Time investment
 5. Time Investment 22.31 28.13 .26** .26** .20** .29** -         
Attitude towards brain
 6. Belief in Neuroplasticity 7.58 2.00 .18** .14** .15** .10* .23**         
 7. Positive Attitude 3.24 0.57 .15** .13** .16** .27** .17** .07n.s. -       
 8. Negative Attitude 2.45 0.74 -.02n.s. .00n.s. -.06n.s. .04n.s. -.06n.s. -.41** .25** -      
Personality traits
 9. Consciousness 4.00 0.73 .05n.s. .04n.s. .06n.s. .06n.s. .14** .19** .06n.s. -.16** -     
 10. Agreeableness 3.67 0.69 .05n.s. .14** .06n.s. .06n.s. .12** .14** .08n.s. -.04n.s. .09* -    
 11. Neuroticism 2.71 0.87 -.09* -.06n.s. -.08n.s. -.07n.s. -.10* -.20** .02n.s. .12** -.11** -.21** -   
 12. Extraversion 3.26 .98 .11* .08n.s. .06n.s. .08n.s. .09* .23** .09* -.12** .16** .11** -.16** -  
 13. Openness 3.75 0.89 -.02n.s. .10* .11* .06n.s. .09* .15** .14** -.08* .11** .12** -.11** .15** -
  1. n sample size, M mean, SD standard deviation
  2. n.s. p > 0.05. * p < 0.05. ** p < 0.01