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Table 1 Models of Violence and Disability, Binary Disability Measure

From: Physical violence and violent threats reported by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with a disability: cross sectional evidence from a nationally representative survey

  Physical Violence Frequency Physical Violence Violence with Harm Violent Threats Sample Characteristics
W(%) OR OR(A) W(%) W(%) OR OR(A) W(%) OR OR(A) W(%) OR OR(A) W(%)
    1–2 times 3+ times          
Disability
 No 11.7 7.7 4 6.3    13.8    56.7
 Yes 16.9 1.73*** 1.54*** 10 7 1.75*** 1.55*** 9.8 1.77*** 1.55** 24.4 2.28*** 2.13*** 43.3
Control Variables
Age
 15–29 16.1 9.8 6.3 8.6 20.2 45.6
 30–44 14.7 0.84 0.96 8.4 6.3 0.84 0.95 9 0.98 1.18 19.3 0.85 0.94 28.6
 45–54 11.2 0.58*** 0.59** 8.4 3.1 0.57*** 0.59** 6.2 0.62* 0.63* 16.5 0.64** 0.69* 15.7
 55–64 6.7 0.32*** 0.32*** 5.4 1.3 0.31*** 0.32*** 3.3 0.30** 0.31** 10.3 0.35** 0.38*** 10.1
Sex
 Male 13.4   8.9 4.5 7 18.9 48.1
 Female 14.5 1.08 1.02 8.5 6.1 1.09 1.04 8.5 1.21 1.15 17.8 0.89 0.83 51.9
Married
 No 17.1   10.1 7   10   21.1   58.4
 Yes 9.6   0.60*** 6.7 2.9   0.59*** 4.6   0.50*** 14.5   0.69** 41.6
Income
 0–19% 8.2   6.9 1.3   4.6   13.6   8.2
 20–39% 8.8   0.98 5.7 3.1   1 4.4   0.88 16.1   1.1 13.8
 40–59% 12.1   1.43 7.7 4.4   1.44 7.2   1.49 17   1.21 19.3
 60–79% 17.6   1.90* 9.9 4.4   1.95* 10.1   1.82 22.2   1.48 19.8
 80–100% 19.2   2.0* 11.8 7.4   2.01* 12.1   2.06+ 21   1.3 13.6
 Missing 14.5   1.64 9.1 5.4   1.66+ 7   1.28 17.7   1.17 25.4
Remote Australia
 No 13.6   8.1 5.5   8   18.9   78.3
 Yes 15.3   1.23+ 10.8 4.5   1.2 7.1   0.94 16.3   0.86 21.7
Family Removal
 No 13   8.3 4.7   7.2   17.4   90.6
 Yes 23.4   1.98*** 11.8 11.6   2.0*** 12.7   1.75** 27.7   1.70*** 9.4
Full Population   14 n.a. n.a. 8.7 5.3 n.a. n.a. 7.8 n.a. n.a. 18.3 n.a. n.a. n.a.
  1. Notes: W(%) - weighted percentage; OR - odds ratio adjusted by age and sex; OR(A) odds ratio adjusted by all control vairables; ***p < 0.001 **p < 0.01 *p < 0.05 + p < 0.10. n.a. not applicable