Table 1

Estimated marginal means (and 95% Cl) on mental health and emotional well-being measures for heterosexual, homosexual and bisexual participants, adjusting for age and gender

Measure Heterosexual Homosexual Bisexual P
1.Negative binomial regression model used.
2.Estimated marginal means for significant interaction effects are shown for these variables.
Anxiety symptoms 3.63 (3.56-3.71) 4.23 (3.63-4.82) 5.17 (4.55-5.79) <0.001
Depression symptoms 2.62 (2.55-2.69) 2.93 (2.41-3.46) 3.93 (3.38-4.48) <0.001
Suicidality1 0.47 (0.48-0.50) 0.84 (0.48-1.37) 1.05 (0.62-1.77) 0.001
Alcohol misuse1,2 0.015
Age 20-24 years 6.39 (6.16-6.63) 6.37 (4.65-8.71) 6.89 (5.41-8.77)
Age 40-44 years 2.89 (2.70-3.08) 3.57 (2.69-4.73) 5.37 (3.57-8.10)
Negative affect 17.54 (17.35-17.73) 19.07 (17.59-20.53) 21.83 (20.29-23.38) <0.001
Positive affect2 0.211
Males 32.80 (32.51-33.08) 29.51 (27.04-31.98) 30.67 (28.16-33.18)
Females 32.05 (31.77-32.32) 32.09 (30.14-34.04) 32.24 (30.16-34.34)