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Table 1 Occupations associated with increased risk of heavy alcohol consumption in the entire cohort

From: Associations between occupation and heavy alcohol consumption in UK adults aged 40–69 years: a cross-sectional study using the UK Biobank

Job Job code Controls in job / not in job Cases in job / not in job RP LCL UCL P-FDR
PUBLICANS AND MANAGERS OF LICENSED PREMISES 1224 68/82842 123/17784 2.81 2.52 3.14 7.51E-73
INDUSTRIAL CLEANING PROCESS OCCUPATIONS 9132 9/82901 10/17897 2.09 1.33 3.28 7.86E-03
PLASTERERS 5321 32/82878 40/17867 2.07 1.66 2.59 3.62E-09
SPORTS AND LEISURE ASSISTANTS 6211 37/82873 19/17888 2.07 1.45 2.97 6.31E-04
BAR STAFF 9225 48/82862 36/17871 2.06 1.62 2.63 8.99E-08
REFUSE AND SALVAGE OCCUPATIONS 9235 11/82899 16/17891 2.05 1.47 2.87 2.49E-04
WEIGHERS, GRADERS, SORTERS 8134 7/82903 5/17902 2.04 1.27 3.29 1.72E-02
AUTO ELECTRICIANS 5233 12/82898 10/17897 2.04 1.26 3.30 1.90E-02
ROOFERS, ROOF TILERS AND SLATERS 5313 25/82885 34/17873 1.90 1.55 2.33 1.23E-08
VEHICLE BODY BUILDERS AND REPAIRERS 5232 22/82888 20/17887 1.84 1.32 2.56 2.64E-03
GLAZIERS, WINDOW FABRICATORS AND FITTERS 5316 35/82875 33/17874 1.83 1.45 2.31 5.29E-06
PIPE FITTERS 5216 23/82887 27/17880 1.82 1.39 2.38 1.16E-04
BRICKLAYERS, MASONS 5312 82/82828 76/17831 1.80 1.52 2.14 3.03E-10
FLOORERS AND WALL TILERS 5322 45/82865 40/17867 1.79 1.44 2.22 2.26E-06
STEEL ERECTORS 5311 19/82891 18/17889 1.78 1.28 2.46 3.94E-03
BEAUTICIANS AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS 6222 60/82850 16/17891 1.71 1.13 2.61 4.93E-02
CONSTRUCTION TRADES NEC 5319 408/82502 261/17646 1.66 1.51 1.82 2.34E-24
ASSEMBLERS (VEHICLES AND METAL GOODS) 8132 46/82864 33/17874 1.64 1.27 2.11 1.09E-03
METAL PLATE WORKERS, SHIPWRIGHTS, RIVETERS 5214 22/82888 15/17892 1.62 1.12 2.33 4.21E-02
PLUMBERS, HEATING AND VENTILATING ENGINEERS 5314 338/82572 226/17681 1.62 1.46 1.79 3.64E-19
CHEMICAL AND RELATED PROCESS OPERATIVES 8114 68/82842 50/17857 1.59 1.30 1.94 6.70E-05
SCAFFOLDERS, STAGERS, RIGGERS 8141 25/82885 23/17884 1.59 1.20 2.09 6.81E-03
ROAD CONSTRUCTION OPERATIVES 8142 33/82877 25/17882 1.58 1.20 2.08 7.80E-03
CONSTRUCTION OPERATIVES NEC 8149 99/82811 65/17842 1.56 1.30 1.88 2.77E-05
FORK-LIFT TRUCK DRIVERS 8222 70/82840 54/17853 1.56 1.29 1.88 4.99E-05
LABOURERS IN BUILDING AND WOODWORKING TRADES 9121 124/82786 82/17825 1.56 1.32 1.84 3.41E-06
PAINTERS AND DECORATORS 5323 198/82712 114/17793 1.52 1.32 1.75 1.24E-07
WELDING TRADES 5215 88/82822 60/17847 1.50 1.24 1.80 1.77E-04
SHOPKEEPERS AND WHOLESALE/RETAIL DEALERS 1234 357/82553 132/17775 1.48 1.29 1.71 9.81E-07
PRINTERS 5422 61/82849 37/17870 1.48 1.16 1.89 8.29E-03
CARPENTERS AND JOINERS 5315 388/82522 224/17683 1.47 1.32 1.63 1.77E-11
FOOD, DRINK AND TOBACCO PROCESS OPERATIVES 8111 86/82824 45/17862 1.47 1.16 1.85 8.29E-03
WINDOW CLEANERS 9231 35/82875 25/17882 1.46 1.09 1.97 4.85E-02
RESTAURANT AND CATERING MANAGERS 1223 195/82715 74/17833 1.43 1.18 1.73 2.33E-03
CARETAKERS 6232 156/82754 90/17817 1.42 1.21 1.66 1.28E-04
OTHER GOODS HANDLING AND STORAGE OCCUPATIONS NEC 9149 328/82582 197/17710 1.40 1.26 1.57 1.81E-08
COMPANY SECRETARIES 4214 223/82687 47/17860 1.39 1.08 1.80 4.93E-02
CUSTOMER CARE MANAGERS 1142 173/82737 53/17854 1.37 1.09 1.73 3.35E-02
ELECTRICIANS, ELECTRICAL FITTERS 5241 650/82260 305/17602 1.36 1.24 1.49 1.41E-09
LABOURERS IN PROCESS AND PLANT OPERATIONS NEC 9139 196/82714 99/17808 1.34 1.15 1.57 1.88E-03
METAL WORKING PRODUCTION AND MAINTENANCE FITTERS 5223 596/82314 283/17624 1.32 1.20 1.46 1.70E-07
POSTAL WORKERS, MAIL SORTERS, MESSENGERS, COURIERS 9211 303/82607 147/17760 1.32 1.16 1.50 2.12E-04
BROKERS 3532 168/82742 63/17844 1.31 1.06 1.62 4.93E-02
TRANSPORT AND DISTRIBUTION MANAGERS 1161 214/82696 88/17819 1.31 1.10 1.56 1.63E-02
MANAGERS IN CONSTRUCTION 1122 617/82293 241/17666 1.28 1.15 1.42 8.13E-05
CHEFS, COOKS 5434 314/82596 99/17808 1.27 1.07 1.50 2.69E-02
HEAVY GOODS VEHICLE DRIVERS 8211 423/82487 213/17694 1.27 1.14 1.41 2.03E-04
VAN DRIVERS 8212 351/82559 156/17751 1.25 1.10 1.43 5.99E-03
CARE ASSISTANTS AND HOME CARERS 6115 725/82185 169/17738 1.24 1.09 1.42 7.23E-03
OFFICE MANAGERS 1152 879/82031 194/17713 1.24 1.09 1.41 5.91E-03
SALES REPRESENTATIVES 3542 644/82266 189/17718 1.18 1.04 1.34 3.80E-02
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