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Table 4 The joint association of smoking and obesity with medically certified sickness absence among women (n = 5388) and men (n = 1459), showing rate ratios (RR) and their 95% confidence intervals (95% CI)

From: The joint associations of smoking and obesity with subsequent short and long sickness absence: a five year follow-up study with register-linkage

  Non-obesenon-smoking Non-obese smoking Obese non-smoking Obese smoking
RR RR 95% CI RR 95% CI RR 95% CI
Women
 Model 1 1.00 1.56 1.44–1.68 1.73 1.58–1.89 2.23 1.93–2.57
 Model 2 1.00 1.32 1.23–1.41 1.40 1.29–1.52 1.71 1.50–1.94
Men
 Model 1 1.00 1.57 1.31–1.88 1.71 1.35–2.16 2.69 2.03–3.55
 Model 2 1.00 1.20 1.02–1.42 1.24 1.00–1.53 1.96 1.52–2.52
  1. Model 1 is adjusted for age
  2. Model 2 is adjusted for age, socio-economic position, working conditions, leisure-time physical activity, alcohol consumption and self-rated health