Table 3.

Effect of 0, 1 or 2 334 alleles on male reports on the Partner Bonding Scale, marital crisis, and marital status

MeasureNumber of 334 alleles
dfFP
012
Mean score for the Partner Bonding Scale in the three groups
Partner Bonding Scale48.0 (6.50)46.3 (6.16)45.5 (6.71)2, 1438.400.0004
Frequency and column-wise percentage of subjects reporting marital crisis/threat of divorce in the three groups
Have you experienced marital crisis or threat of divorce during the last year?
    No469 (85%)277 (84%)27 (66%)2, 1435.000.008
    Yes81 (15%)51 (16%)14 (34%)
Frequency and column-wise percentage of subjects being married or cohabiting in the three groups
Marital status
    Married457 (83%)275 (84%)28 (68%)2, 1434.360.01
    Cohabiting96 (17%)52 (16%)13 (32%)
  • Values for the Partner Bonding Scale are means with standard deviation in brackets.