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Table 3 MGI scores seven weeks postpartum by country

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

MGI scores after 7 weeks   Total sample German hospital Swiss hospital Test p-value
MGI primary scores n 82 44 38   
  Mean 6.80 6.92 6.66 t-test = 0.80 p = 0.43
  Range 3.33 - 9.50 3.67 - 9.50 3.33 - 9.50   
  SD 1.48 1.34 1.63   
MGI secondary scores n 72 39 33   
  Mean 7.23 7.47 6.95 U = 521.00 p = 0.17
  Range 2.86 - 9.75 3.45 - 9.65 2.86 - 9.75   
  SD 1.76 1.62 1.90   
Number of areas of life n 82 44 38   
  Mean 5.70 5.55 5.87 t-test = −1.02 p = 0.31
  Range 3 - 8 3 - 8 3 - 8   
  SD 1.44 1.39 1.49