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Table 2 Odds ratios for disability according to residence, region, education and wealth groups,(women), WHS, Turkey 2002

From: Regional inequalities in self-rated health and disability in younger and older generations in Turkey: the contribution of wealth and education

  Women (<50 years) Women (≥50 years)
  N Age controla Full controlb N Age controla Full controlb
   OR 95 % CI   95 % CI   OR 95 % CI   OR
Residence           
 Urban 2148 1.00 - 1.00 - 912 1.00 - 1.00 -
 Rural 2241 1.06 0.89–1.26 1.04 0.87–1.24 867 1.14 0.94–1.38 1.20 0.98–1.47
Region           
 West 1432 1.00 - 1.00 - 598 1.00 - 1.00 -
 Med 533 0.61* 0.43–0.85 0.61* 0.43–0.85 270 .97 0.72–1.32 0.86 0.63–1.18
 Middle 725 1.12 0.87–1.44 0.99 0.76–1.29 251 1.58* 1.16–2.15 1.38 0.99–1.91
 Black Sea 503 0.94 0.69–1.27 0.88 0.65–1.21 226 1.51* 1.10–2.08 1.15 0.83–1.61
 East 1196 1.40* 1.13–1.74 0.97 0.77–1.23 434 1.70** 1.31–2.20 1.23 0.93–1.62
Education           
 8+ 1268 1.00 - 1.00 - 175 1.00 - 1.00 -
 5–7 years 2272 2.37** 1.83–3.08 2.04* 1.55–2.67 540 4.34** 2.71–6.95 4.01** 2.49–6.48
 0–4 years 849 5.14** 3.89–6.80 3.64* 2.66–4.99 1064 8.47** 5.40–13.30 6.93** 4.31–11.15
Wealth           
 Highest wealth 1080 1.00 - 1.00 - 223 1.00 - 1.00 -
 Second highest 1724 1.77** 1.37–2.29 1.37* 1.05–1.79 581 1.56* 1.12–2.19 1.16 0.81–1.67
 Middle 633 2.28** 1.68–3.10 1.51* 1.09–2.08 418 1.82** 1.28–2.59 1.13 0.77–1.66
 Second lowest 392 3.15** 2.26–4.38 1.90** 1.33–2.70 215 2.39** 1.60–3.58 1.31 0.85–2.04
 Lowest 557 3.69** 2.74–4.97 1.95** 1.39–2.73 342 3.26** 2.24–4.72 1.66* 1.10–2.50
  1. aAge control: the regression includes age as control variable
  2. bFull control: the model also includes residence, region, education and wealth as control variables
  3. *p\0.05, **p\0.001