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Table 3 Logistic regression for poor SRH, relative level of income and changes in income over time

From: Stability and variability in income position over time: exploring their role in self-rated health in Swedish survey data

Men Model 2 Model 3 Model 4 Model 5
OR CI (95%) OR CI (95%) OR CI (95%) OR CI (95%)
Age 1.05 (1.04 - 1.07) 1.06 (1.04 - 1.07) 1.05 (1.04 - 1.07) 1.05 (1.04 - 1.06)
Highest achieved school degree
Post-secondary 1   1   1   1  
Secondary 1.35 (0.93 - 1.96) 1.30 (0.90 - 1.90) 1.36 (0.94 - 1.98) 1.35 (0.93 - 1.98)
Primary/incomplete 1.53 (1.00 - 2.35) 1.51 (0.98 - 2.32) 1.53 (1.00 - 2.36) 1.54 (1.00 - 2.38)
Disposable income (pooled income 1995 to 2000)
1st quintile (highest) 1   1   1   1  
2nd quintile 1.63 (1.20 - 2.21) 1.37 (1.00 - 1.89) 1.64 (1.20 - 2.22) 1.61 (1.17 - 2.20)
3rd quintile 2.19 (1.57 - 3.05) 1.76 (1.24 - 2.49) 2.16 (1.55 - 3.03) 2.06 (1.46 - 2.90)
4th quintile 2.62 (1.76 - 3.90) 2.15 (1.43 - 3.24) 2.48 (1.66 - 3.72) 2.38 (1.58 - 3.58)
5th quintile (lowest) 1.91 (1.14 - 3.20) 1.60 (0.95 - 2.70) 1.85 (1.09 - 3.14) 1.69 (1.00 - 2.85)
Income change: more/less than 10 percentiles in income rank position
Stable    1      
Stable/downward    2.02 (1.44 - 2.84)     
Stable/upward    1.81 (1.24 - 2.65)     
Inconsistent    1.61 (1.19 - 2.18)     
Income change: more/less than 10% of absolute income
Stable      1    
Stable/downward      2.02 (1.22 - 3.33)   
Stable/upward      0.94 (0.71 - 1.24)   
Inconsistent      0.82 (0.58 - 1.15)   
Slopes of income over time (based on disposable income 1995 to 2000)
Strong decrease        1.48 (0.78 - 2.79)
Weak decrease        1.42 (0.88 - 2.29)
Stable income        1  
Weak increase        0.82 (0.54 - 1.24)
Strong increase        0.82 (0.52 - 1.31)
Linear trend of categories of slope        0.83 (0.75 - 0.92)
Observations 1,701   1,701   1,701   1,701  
  1. Notes: Odds ratios. All covariates mutually adjusted.