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Table 3 Effects (odds ratios (OR) with 95% confidence intervals (CI)) of an interaction between marital status and period on cancer mortality among men and women diagnosed with 13 types of cancer at ages 30-89 in Norway 1970-2007a

From: Changes over time in the effect of marital status on cancer survival

Men OR 95% CI  
Married 1   
Never-married 1.00341 (1.00136 - 1.00547) p < 0.01*
Widowed 0.99976 (0.99795 - 1.00157) p = 0.79
Divorced/separated 0.99892 (0.99631 - 1.00153) p = 0.42
Women    
Married 1   
Never-married 1.00178 (0.99953 - 1.00404) p = 0.12
Widowed 1.00137 (0.99966 - 1.00308) p = 0.12
Divorced/separated 0.99853 (0.99584 - 1.00122) p = 0.28
  1. a) The models also included current age, cancer site, tumor stage, educational level, time since diagnosis, and the interaction terms between these variables and period.