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Table 1 Demographic data for the OMMP

From: Measuring psychological pain: psychometric analysis of the Orbach and Mikulincer Mental Pain Scale

Characteristics N %
Sex
 Male 206 17.9
 Female 833 72.4
 Prefer not to answer 8 0.7
 Unknown 104 9.0
Education
 Some high school, no diploma 2 0.2
 High school or GED 38 3.3
 Some college, no degree 126 10.9
 Associate degree 60 5.2
 Bachelor’s degree 281 24.4
 Master’s degree 385 33.4
 Doctoral degree 133 11.6
 Other 21 1.8
 Unknown 105 9.1
Mental health diagnosis
 Yes 396 34.4
 No 633 55.0
 Prefer not to answer 18 1.6
 Unknown 104 9.0
Ethnicity
 Caucasian 891 77.4
 African American 54 4.7
 Hispanic 62 5.4
 Asian/Pacific Islander 58 5.0
 Other 23 2.0
 Unknown 63 5.5
Activity level
 Inactive 179 15.6
 Low 410 35.6
 Medium 336 29.2
 High 125 10.9
 Unknown 101 8.8
Athletic classification
 Competitive athlete 32 2.8
 Recreational athlete 175 15.2
 Occupational athlete 128 11.1
 Activities of daily living 118 10.3
 No athletic participation 595 61.7
 Unknown 101 8.8
Injury status
 Healthy 662 57.5
 Acute injury 22 1.9
 Sub-acute injury 27 2.3
 Persistent injury 110 9.6
 Chronic injury 229 19.9
 Unknown 101 8.8