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Table 4 Associations of the type of neighbourhood (urban or rural) with poor/very poor self-rated health

From: The association between social position and self-rated health in 10 deprived neighbourhoods

Odds ratio (95% confidence interval)
Type of neighbourhood N Malesa N Femalesa N Malesb N Femalesb
Urban 1,568 Reference 1,860 Reference 1,330 Reference 1,604 Reference
Rural 535 0.38 (0.27-0.52)** 594 0.54 (0.41-0.71)** 416 0.60 (0.40-0.89)* 455 0.74 (0.52-1.04)
  1. *< 0.05.
  2. **< 0.01.
  3. aAdjusted for age.
  4. bAdjusted for age, ethnicity and life resources.