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Table 1 The descriptive statistics for independent, mediator and dependent variables among obese and overweight girls

From: Study of the effect of family communication and function, and satisfaction with body image, on psychological well-being of obese girls: the mediating role of self-esteem and depression

Variables Descriptive statistics
Mean Std. deviation Correlations among variables
1 2 3 4 5 6
1. Body image 6.26 3.45      
2. Depression 42.79 10.16 − 0.26**     
3. Self- esteem 30.24 6.39 0.24** − 0.53**    
4. Family communication 17.63 4.74 0.77 − 0.35** 0.43**   
5. Family function 35.20 5.94 0.15* − 0.47** 0.53** 0.44**  
6. Psychological well-being 77.06 12.51 0.09 − 0.53** 0.60** 0.47** 0.54**
  1. * p < 0.05; ** p < 0.001