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Table 7 Correlations of coping strategies with subjective well-being and perceived stress

From: Psychometric properties of the Brief-COPE for the evaluation of coping strategies in the Chilean population

Coping strategies Subjective well-being (n = 815) Perceived stress (n = 589)
Instrumental support 0.14** 0.13**
Emotional support 0.22** 0.02
Active coping 0.23** − 0.11*
Planning 0.14** − 0.06
Acceptance 0.11** − 0.23**
Self-distraction − 0.09 0.14**
Denial − 0.09 0.28**
Humor − 0.03 − 0.11*
Self-blaming − 0.15** 0.18**
Behavioral disengagement − 0.18** 0.20**
Venting − 0.13** 0.06
Positive reframing 0.12** − 0.10
Substance use − 0.10* 0.20**
Religion 0.12** 0.17**
  1. *p < 0.01; **p < 0.001