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Table 2 Spearman’s correlation coefficients between main variables and covariates

From: When altruists cannot help: the influence of altruism on the mental health of university students during the COVID-19 pandemic

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
1 Sex 1        
2 Age 0.03 1       
3 Ethnicity 0.00 −0.03 1      
4 Perceived risk 0.08** −0.11** 0.01 1     
5 Altruism −0.07** 0.11** 0.02 −0.02 1    
6 Negative affect 0.09* 0.15** 0.06* 0.16** 0.05 1   
7 Positive affect −0.06* −0.08** − 0.03 −0.13** 0.28** −0.24** 1  
8 Anxiety 0.12* 0.13** 0.00 0.17** 0.02 0.57** −0.27** 1
9 Depression 0.03 0.07* 0.03 0.18** −0.05 0.54** −0.42** 0.67**
  1. Note. The sex variable was coded as “1 = male, 2 = female”
  2. *p < .05, **p < .01