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Table 8 Relation between main diagnosis for work disability and socio-demographic characteristics

From: Characteristics of individuals receiving disability benefits in the Netherlands and predictors of leaving the disability benefit scheme: a retrospective cohort study with five-year follow-up

Main diagnosisa Independent variables Coefficient Standard error Z statistic p-value Relative risk ratio
Musculoskeletal Intercept -2.484 0.074 −33.47 0.000  
Gender
 Male 1.00 (ref)     
 Female 0.095 0.031 3.10 0.002 1.10
Age 0.055 0.001 37.17 0.000 1.06
Educational level
 Low 1.00 (ref)     
 Secondary −0.379 0.039 −10.27 0.000 0.68
 High −1.293 0.057 −22.59 0.000 0.27
 Unknown −1.820 0.072 −25.41 0.000 0.16
Nervous system Intercept -3.135 0.104 −30.15 0.000  
Gender
 Male 1.00 (ref)     
 Female −0.018 0.043 −0.43 0.666 0.98
Age 0.037 0.002 28.23 0.000 1.04
Educational level
 Low 1.00 (ref)     
 Secondary 0.284 0.053 5.37 0.000 1.33
 High 0.260 0.063 4.11 0.000 1.30
 Unknown 0.447 0.062 7.21 0.000 1.56
Cardiovascular system Intercept -6.185 0.141 −43.97 0.000  
Gender
 Male 1.00 (ref)     
 Female −0.518 0.046 −11.17 0.000 0.60
Age 0.106 0.003 40.37 0.000 1.11
Educational level
 Low 1.00 (ref)     
 Secondary 0.014 0.056 0.25 0.805 1.01
 High −0.395 0.074 −5.33 0.000 0.67
 Unknown −0.001 0.066 −0.02 0.985 1.00
Cancer Intercept −6.615 0.144 −45.87 0.000  
Gender
 Male 1.00 (ref)     
 Female 0.775 0.049 15.92 0.000 2.17
Age 0.091 0.003 34.93 0.000 1.10
Educational level
 Low 1.00 (ref)     
 Secondary 0.257 0.064 4.00 0.000 1.29
 High 0.096 0.077 1.28 0.200 1.10
 Unknown 1.396 0.059 23.52 0.000 4.04
Other Intercept −3.303 0.093 −35.48 0.000  
Gender
 Male 1.00 (ref)     
 Female 0.061 0.037 1.63 0.103 1.06
Age 0.051 0.002 28.23 0.000 1.05
Educational level
 Low 1.00 (ref)     
 Secondary 0.107 0.045 2.36 0.018 1.11
 High −0.197 0.059 −3.36 0.000 0.82
 Unknown 0.035 0.057 0.61 0.543 1.04
  1. aReference category is mental disorders