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Table 6 Health and cognitive and non-cognitive skills

From: Personality, cognitive skills and life outcomes: evidence from the Polish follow-up study to PIAAC

  (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7)
Numeracy   0.057*    0.059* 0.064** 0.063**
Conscientiousness    0.123*   0.129*   0.072
Extraversion    0.073**   0.076**   0.075**
Agreeableness    − 0.042   − 0.045   − 0.024
Openness    − 0.045   − 0.048   − 0.046
Neuroticism    − 0.158***   − 0.156***   − 0.145***
Perseverance of effort     0.090***   0.096*** 0.086***
Consistency of interest     0.046*   0.041 0.017
Observations 4454 4454 4454 4454 4454 4454 4454
R 2 0.308 0.311 0.334 0.323 0.337 0.326 0.345
  1. p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001. Control variables: age, age squared, gender, years of education, employment status. Dependent variable, numeracy and non-cognitive skills are standardised. Full estimation results are presented in Additional file 3: Table S6