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Table 6 Logistic regression: Quite or very worried about cancer = 1

From: Men and women: beliefs about cancer and about screening

Variables β Odds ratio 95% CI
Constant 2.43   
Sex, male = 1 -5.15 0.60 0.46 - 0.77
Age, years -0.04 0.97 0.96 - 0.98
Age leaving full-time education, years -0.07 0.93 0.89 - 0.98
Income, £10-20,000 = 1 0.37 1.45 1.11 - 1.90
Experience: haemorrhoids = 1 0.26 1.30 1.02 - 1.66
Experience: heart disease = 1 0.26 1.29 1.01 - 1.65
Experience: cancer = 1 0.48 1.62 1.26 - 2.08
EQ index score -1.25 0.29 0.17 - 0.48
Nagelkerke R2 0.12