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Table 2 Pairwise-comparisons between the frequencies of thought categories across participants using Wilcoxon’s signed rank test for paired samples

From: How the stimulus influences mind wandering in semantically rich task contexts

   Effect size r = \( \frac{Z}{\surd \left({n}_x+{n}_y\right)} \) of the difference
Mean (SD) Prospection Autobiographical memory Semantic memory Stimulus Task-related interferences Unspecified memory Fantasies Environment
Introspection 2.34 (2.86) 0.062 0.056 0.069 0.193 0.284* 0.403* 0.484* 0.474*
Prospection 2.32 (2.25)   0.072 0.093 0.201 0.284* 0.430* 0.491* 0.469*
Autobiographical memory 2.03 (2.41)    0.029 0.111 0.226 0.355* 0.446* 0.385*
Semantic memory 1.90 (2.44)     0.107 0.178 0.331* 0.396* 0.372*
Stimulus 1.43 (1.95)      0.107 0.235 0.341* 0.334*
Task-related interferences 1.14 (1.98)       0.139 0.267* 0.274*
Unspecified memory 0.65 (0.92)        0.153 0.124
Fantasies 0.43 (0.89)         0.004
Environment 0.39 (0.79)         
  1. Rows and columns are ordered by mean (greatest to smallest; top-bottom and left-right). * represents statistical significance at α = 0.001 (Bonferroni correction for 36 comparisons)