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Table 4 Sex-adjusted univariate associations of Wave 1 health status variables with mortality.

From: All-cause mortality in the Aberdeen 1921 birth cohort: Effects of socio-demographic, physical and cognitive factors

Variable Odds ratio 95% confidence intervals
History of any disease 1.07 0.23–4.94
Any medicine prescribed 1.01 0.56–1.83
History of heart disease 1.80 1.07–3.03
History of hypertension 0.66 0.40–1.11
History of diabetes 1.70 0.61–4.74
Height 0.99 per cm 0.94–1.04
Weight 0.97 per kg 0.94–0.996
Systolic BP 1.0 per mmHg 0.99–1.01
Diastolic BP 0.99 per mmHg 0.97–1.01
PEFR 0.996 per l/min 0.993–0.999
FEV 1 0.42 per l 0.23–0.76
FVC 0.76 per l 0.47–1.22
Smoking habit 0.96 ex-smoker 0.56–1.63
  6.12 current smoker 2.27–16.5
Alcohol use 1.0 per unit 0.97–1.03
HADS anxiety score 1.12 per point 1.02–1.22
HADS depression score 1.18 per point 1.06–1.31