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Table 4 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

Women Model 2 Model 3 Model 4 Model 5
OR CI (95%) OR CI (95%) OR CI (95%) OR CI (95%)
Age 1.03 (1.02 - 1.04) 1.03 (1.02 - 1.04) 1.03 (1.01 - 1.04) 1.03 (1.01 - 1.04)
Highest achieved school degree
Post-secondary 1   1   1   1  
Secondary 1.43 (0.99 - 2.08) 1.44 (0.99 - 2.10) 1.43 (0.99 - 2.08) 1.44 (0.99 - 2.09)
Primary/incomplete 1.94 (1.26 - 2.99) 1.99 (1.29 - 3.08) 1.87 (1.21 - 2.89) 1.90 (1.23 - 2.93)
Disposable income (pooled income 1995 to 2000)
1st quintile (highest) 1   1   1   1  
2nd quintile 1.77 (1.21 - 2.60) 1.72 (1.16 - 2.55) 1.78 (1.21 - 2.63) 1.77 (1.19 - 2.61)
3rd quintile 1.82 (1.24 - 2.69) 1.64 (1.11 - 2.42) 1.72 (1.17 - 2.53) 1.67 (1.12 - 2.47)
4th quintile 2.35 (1.59 - 3.46) 2.24 (1.52 - 3.32) 2.32 (1.57 - 3.43) 2.19 (1.47 - 3.27)
5th quintile (lowest) 2.37 (1.51 - 3.71) 2.39 (1.52 - 3.76) 2.24 (1.41 - 3.55) 2.15 (1.36 - 3.40)
Income change: more/less than 10 percentiles in income rank position
Stable    1      
Stable/downward    1.41 (1.03 - 1.94)     
Stable/upward    0.78 (0.55 - 1.12)     
Inconsistent    1.32 (1.00 - 1.75)     
Income change: more/less than 10% of absolute income
Stable      1    
Stable/downward      1.50 (0.99 - 2.28)   
Stable/upward      0.81 (0.62 - 1.06)   
Inconsistent      1.34 (0.98 - 1.85)   
Slopes of income over time (based on disposable income 1995 to 2000)
Strong decrease        0.59 (0.28 - 1.23)
Weak decrease        0.91 (0.60 - 1.39)
Stable income        1  
Weak increase        0.67 (0.47 - 0.96)
Strong increase        0.61 (0.41 - 0.93)
Linear trend of categories of slope       0.90 (0.81 - 0.99)
Observations 1,676   1,676   1,676   1,676  
  1. Notes: Odds ratios. All covariates mutually adjusted.