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New couples/Couples without children | R = 0.610 p = 0.000 N = 30 | R = 0.083 p = 0.663 N = 30 | R = 0.586 p = 0.001 N = 30 | R = 0.130 p = 0.494 N = 30 |

Couples with young children | R = 0.600 p = 0.000 N = 40 | R = 0.216 p = 0.181 N = 40 | R = 0.454 p = 0.003 N = 40 | R = −0.035 p = 0.494 N = 40 |

Couples with school age children | R = 0.705 p = 0.000 N = 26 | R = 0.335 p = 0.094 N=26 | R = 0.485 p = 0.012 N = | R = 0.302 p = 0.134 N = 26 |

Couples with adolescent children | R = 0.641 p = 0.000 N = 38 | R = 0.329 p = 0.040 N = 38 | R = 0.663 p = 0.000 N = 38 | R = 0.265 p = 0.107 N = 38 |

Couples whose children have left home | R = 0.655 p = 0.07 N = 8 | R = 0.502 p = 0.205 N = 8 | R = −0.156 p = 0.712 N = 8 | R = −0.655 p = 0.078 N = 8 |

Couples in old age | R = 0.302 p = 0.223 N = 18 | R = 0.100 p = 0.693 N = 18 | R = 0.550 p = 0.018 N = 18 | R = 0.03 p = 0.897 N = 18 |

Couples with adult children staying at home | R = 0.673 p = 0.000 N = 25 | R = 0.468 p = 0.018 N = 25 | R = 0.606 p = 0.001 N = 25 | R = 0.186 p = 0.374 N = 25 |