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Table 1 Descriptive statistics

From: Mothers’ daily perceived stress influences their children’s mental health during SARS-CoV-2-pandemic—an online survey

Variable Mean S. D Min Max %
Emotional problems of child during SARS-CoV-2 pandemic 6.93 2.12 5 13  
Emotional problems of child before SARS-CoV-2 pandemic 6.17 1.46 5 10  
Behavioral problems of child during SARS-CoV-2 pandemic 3.14 1.07 2 6  
Behavioral problems of child before SARS-CoV-2 pandemic 1.48 .60 2 3  
Hyperactivity of child during SARS-CoV-2 pandemic 2.97 1.31 2 6  
Hyperactivity of child before SARS-CoV-2 pandemic 2.63 .94 2 6  
Maternal perceived everyday stress 61.96 24.79 20 145  
Age of mother during the survey 38.2 4.06 31 46  
Adverse childhood experiences of mother 6.62 2.90 5 17  
Change in working hours − 0.06 0.65 − 1 1  
Decrease in income 0.06 0.23 0 1  
Social support 7.80 2.21 0 10  
Age of child during the survey 6.03 .61 4.98 7.14  
Marital status: married      79.1
German citizenship      89.6
Level of education of mother
 Grammar school degree      72.8
 Secondary school degree      20.7
 Basic secondary school degree      5.4
 No school diploma      1.1