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Table 1. Sample descriptives (N = 693) and estimated population characteristics.
 Sample (N=693) Populationa 
Variable Mean/Proportion SD Min Max Mean SE 
COVID Stress 3.71 0.89 3.69 0.04 
Life Satisfaction (α = 0.91) 4.34 1.55 4.25 0.08 
Additional Residents 2.59 1.5 12 2.72 0.08 
Additional Adultsb 1.19 1.21 0.05 
Childrenc 0.4 0.89 0.5 0.05 
Age 54.34 16.9 19 95 52.1 0.95 
Race: White 0.83 0.37 0.82 0.02 
Race: Non-white 0.17 0.37 0.18 0.02 
Sex: Male 0.44 0.5 0.48 0.02 
Sex: Female 0.56 0.5 0.52 0.02 
Education 2.77 1.79 2.47 0.09 
Income 5.89 2.76 11 5.77 0.15 
Political Ideology 4.15 2.06 3.97 0.1 
Relationship Status: Formerly Married 0.17 0.37 0.16 0.02 
Relationship Status: Married 0.54 0.5 0.48 0.02 
Relationship Status: Partnered 0.07 0.26 0.07 0.01 
Relationship Status: Single 0.22 0.42 0.29 0.03 
COVID Challenges: Income 3.49 1.01 3.57 0.06 
COVID Challenges: Shopping (α = 0.69) 1.71 0.52 1.74 0.03 
COVID Challenges: Boredom 2.42 1.22 2.44 0.05 
 Sample (N=693) Populationa 
Variable Mean/Proportion SD Min Max Mean SE 
COVID Stress 3.71 0.89 3.69 0.04 
Life Satisfaction (α = 0.91) 4.34 1.55 4.25 0.08 
Additional Residents 2.59 1.5 12 2.72 0.08 
Additional Adultsb 1.19 1.21 0.05 
Childrenc 0.4 0.89 0.5 0.05 
Age 54.34 16.9 19 95 52.1 0.95 
Race: White 0.83 0.37 0.82 0.02 
Race: Non-white 0.17 0.37 0.18 0.02 
Sex: Male 0.44 0.5 0.48 0.02 
Sex: Female 0.56 0.5 0.52 0.02 
Education 2.77 1.79 2.47 0.09 
Income 5.89 2.76 11 5.77 0.15 
Political Ideology 4.15 2.06 3.97 0.1 
Relationship Status: Formerly Married 0.17 0.37 0.16 0.02 
Relationship Status: Married 0.54 0.5 0.48 0.02 
Relationship Status: Partnered 0.07 0.26 0.07 0.01 
Relationship Status: Single 0.22 0.42 0.29 0.03 
COVID Challenges: Income 3.49 1.01 3.57 0.06 
COVID Challenges: Shopping (α = 0.69) 1.71 0.52 1.74 0.03 
COVID Challenges: Boredom 2.42 1.22 2.44 0.05 

a Estimated population parameters from a stratified N = 1000 sample with sampling weights. b This includes 143 respondents living with no other adults, 378 living with 1 adult, 104 living with 2 adults, 48 living with 3 adults, 12 living with 4 adults, and 8 living with 5+ adults. c This includes 533 respondents with no children at home, 85 living with 1 child, 47 living with 2 children, 19 living with 3 children, 4 living with 4 children, and 5 living with 5+ children.

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