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Table 5 Hazard ratios and 95% confidence intervals for depression according to type of teacher and sex

From: Depression among teachers: a Swedish register-based study

Teacher Men Women
N cases depression (%) Model 1
HR 95% (CL)
Model 2
HR 95% (CL)
N cases depression (%) Model 1
HR 95% (CL)
Model 2
HR 95% (CL)
1 489 (3) 1.00 1.00 579 (5) 1.00 1.00
2 350 (4) 1.25 (1.09–1.43) 1.10 (0.96–1.27) 522 (5) 1.04 (0.92–1.17) 0.90 (0.80–1.01)
3 559 (4) 1.17 (1.04–1.32) 0.98 (0.86–1.12) 697 (5) 0.95 (0.85–1.06) 0.86 (0.77–0.96)
4 850 (4) 1.39 (1.24–1.55) 1.18 (1.06–1.33) 2704 (5) 0.94 (0.86–1.03) 0.88 (0.81–0.97)
5 101 (4) 1.38 (1.11–1.71) 1.24 (1.00–1.54) 468 (4) 0.98 (0.87–1.11) 0.94 (0.83–1.06)
6 14 (4) 1.32 (0.78–2.25) 1.14 (0.67–1.95) 27 (3) 0.72 (0.49–1.05) 0.68 (0.46–1.00)
7 253 (4) 1.16 (1.00–1.35) 0.78 (0.66–0.92) 406 (5) 1.15 (1.02–1.31) 0.84 (0.74–0.96)
8 232 (4) 1.32 (1.13–1.55) 1.09 (0.92–1.29) 3073 (5) 0.95 (0.87–1.03) 0.88 (0.80–0.98)
  1. Model 1 is unadjusted with age as the underlying time scale
  2. Model 2 is adjusted for birth year, birth country, education, previous psychiatric diagnosis, and percent of employment
  3. 1. College, university and higher education teachers (2310), 2. Secondary education teachers - academic subjects (2321), 3. Secondary education teachers – vocational subjects (2322) and Secondary education teachers - teachers in artistic and practical subject (2323), 4. Primary education teachers (2330), 5. Special education teachers (2340), 6. Education method specialists and related professionals (2351), 7. Teaching professional not elsewhere classified (2359) and other teaching associated professionals (3320), 8. Preprimary education teachers (3310)