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Table 5 Multivariate model of score of cons

From: Cancer screening in a middle-aged general population: factors associated with practices and attitudes

  Difference in cons 95% CI p-value
Sex     < 0.001
   Women ref    
   Men 11.9 9.8 13.9  
Education     < 0.001
   elementary school 7.1 3.5 10.8 < 0.001
   vocational training 5.3 2.5 8.0 < 0.001
   high school diploma 3.8 0.0 7.6 0.048
   technical school 1.6 -1.3 4.5 0.283
   university ref    
Gainful employment     0.001
   no 4.9 2.1 7.8  
   yes ref    
Net monthly income per household (Swiss Francs)     < 0.001
   < = 2'000 17.3 12.1 22.5 < 0.001
   2'001–4'000 12.0 8.8 15.2 < 0.001
   4'001–8'000 6.5 4.1 8.8 < 0.001
   > 8'000 ref    
Visited a doctor for a health problem in the last 6 months     < 0.001
   no 3.7 1.6 5.8  
   yes ref    
Personal cancer history     0.001
   no 7.4 2.9 12.0  
   yes ref    
  1. a In 2004, 1 Swiss Franc was equal to 0.46 GBP.
  2. 1 p-value: one-way ANOVA