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Table 2 Association between the propensity for vigorous, moderate and light physical activity at least twice a week, and transitions out of full-time employment (people who remained in full-time employment are the reference group): partially and fully adjusted logistic regression with robust standard errors

From: Does retirement mean more physical activity? A longitudinal study

  Vigorous physical activity Moderate physical activity Light physical activity
  Model 1 Model 2 Model 1 Model 2 Model 1 Model 2
  OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI
Time (ref: baseline)             
 Follow-up 0.94 (0.90, 0.98)*** 0.99 (0.94, 1.03) 0.91 (0.88, 0.95)*** 0.95 (0.91, 0.99)** 0.91 (0.88, 0.95)*** 0.98 (0.94, 1.03)
Transition (ref: Work Full-Time)             
 Work Part-Time 1.20 (1.05, 1.37)** 1.41 (1.23, 1.61)*** 1.21 (1.06, 1.38)** 1.28 (1.12, 1.46)*** 1.51 (1.31, 1.74)*** 1.29 (1.12, 1.49)***
 Unemployment 0.89 (0.68, 1.17) 0.86 (0.65, 1.14) 0.79 (0.61, 1.01) 0.77 (0.60, 0.99)* 0.85 (0.66, 1.09) 0.81 (0.63, 1.05)
 Semi-Retired 1.01 (0.86, 1.18) 1.15 (0.98, 1.35) 0.96 (0.83, 1.11) 1.05 (0.90, 1.21) 0.94 (0.81, 1.10) 1.05 (0.90, 1.22)
 Fully Retired 0.71 (0.61, 0.81)*** 0.79 (0.69, 0.92)** 0.74 (0.65, 0.83)*** 0.80 (0.71, 0.90)*** 0.87 (0.77, 0.99)* 0.96 (0.85, 1.10)
 Disabled 0.86 (0.53, 1.40) 0.90 (0.55, 1.46) 0.79 (0.51, 1.21) 0.79 (0.51, 1.21) 1.05 (0.66, 1.67) 0.95 (0.59, 1.53)
Transition x Time             
 Time x Work Part-Time 0.95 (0.85, 1.07) 0.95 (0.85, 1.07) 0.99 (0.88, 1.11) 0.99 (0.88, 1.11) 1.06 (0.92, 1.21) 1.06 (0.92, 1.22)
 Time x Unemployment 1.09 (0.80, 1.48) 1.09 (0.80, 1.48) 1.02 (0.77, 1.34) 1.02 (0.77, 1.34) 1.39 (1.02, 1.89)* 1.40 (1.02, 1.93)*
 Time x Semi-Retired 1.17 (0.99, 1.38) 1.17 (0.99, 1.39) 1.11 (0.94, 1.30) 1.11 (0.94, 1.30) 1.08 (0.90, 1.29) 1.08 (0.90, 1.30)
 Time x Fully-Retired 1.28 (1.09, 1.50)** 1.28 (1.09, 1.51)** 1.24 (1.07, 1.43)** 1.24 (1.07, 1.43)** 1.10 (0.95, 1.28) 1.11 (0.95, 1.29)
 Time x Disabled 0.30 (0.14, 0.64)** 0.29 (0.14, 0.64)** 0.56 (0.33, 0.95)* 0.56 (0.33, 0.95)* 0.35 (0.20, 0.64)*** 0.34 (0.19, 0.63)***
Cohort (ref: 2004)             
 2006 0.97 (0.92, 1.01) 0.99 (0.94, 1.04) 0.99 (0.95, 1.04) 1.01 (0.96, 1.05) 1.01 (0.96, 1.06) 1.03 (0.98, 1.09)
 2008 0.97 (0.91, 1.04) 1.02 (0.95, 1.09) 0.90 (0.85, 0.96)*** 0.93 (0.87, 0.99)* 0.95 (0.89, 1.01) 0.98 (0.91, 1.05)
Gender (ref: Male)             
 Female -   0.60 (0.54, 0.66)*** -   0.84 (0.77, 0.91)*** -   1.92 (1.76, 2.09)***
 Age -   0.98 (0.97, 0.99)*** -   0.98 (0.97, 0.99)*** -   0.96 (0.95, 0.97)***
N (Observations) 24224 24224 24224 24224 24224 24224
N (Clusters) 5754 5754 5754 5754 5754 5754
  1. *** p < 0.001; ** p < 0.01; * p < 0.05