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Table 2 MGI scores three days postpartum by country

From: Cultural differences in postnatal quality of life among German-speaking women – a prospective survey in two countries

MGI scores three days after birth Total sample German hospital Swiss hospital Test p-value
MGI primary scores n 121 72 49   
  Mean 7.20 7.34 7.00 t-test = 1.24 p = 0.22
  Range 3.20 - 10.00 3.20 - 10.00 4.00 - 10.00   
  SD 1.50 1.50 1.51   
MGI secondary scores n 114 69 45   
  Mean 7.84 7.99 7.62 U = 1239.00 p = 0.07
  Range 3.20 - 10.00 3.20 - 10.00 5.27 - 9.80   
  SD 1.43 1.52 1.27   
Number of areas of life n 125 75 50   
  Mean 5.10 4.88 5.42 t-test = −1.74 p = 0.08
  Range 1 - 8 1 - 8 1 - 8   
  SD 1.71 1.59 1.84