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Table 2 Individual factors among carers and non-carers. Presenting Numbers (Percentages) & Odds Ratios (95% Confidence Intervals)

From: The association between resilience resources, contextual factors and mental health status: a national population-based study

  Non-carers Carers Fully adjusted
Age
 16–24 1,891 (9.2) 390 (5.4) 1.00
 25–34 3,375 (16.4) 704 (9.8) 1.02 (0.86–1.21)
 35–44 3,478 (16.8) 925 (12.7) 1.34 (1.12–1.59)
 45–54 3,451 (16.7) 1,378 (19.0) 2.06 (1.70–2.49)
 55–64 3,488 (16.9) 1,788 (24.6) 2.72 (2.23–3.32)
 65–74 3,420 (16.6) 1,433 (19.8) 2.32 (1.89–2.84)
 75 +  1,515 (7.4) 633 (8.7) 2.36 (1.87–2.98)
Gender
 Male 6,321 (30.7) 1,867 (25.7) 1.00
 Female 14,297 (69.3) 5,384 (74.3) 1.40 (1.27–1.54)
Ethnicity
 White 20,217 (98.1) 7,161 (98.8) 1.00
 Non-White 401 (1.9) 90 (1.2) 0.70 (0.50–0.97)
Health behaviours
 Drinking above guidelines 7,403 (35.9) 2,500 (34.5) 0.93 (0.77–1.12)
 Physically inactive 8,373 (40.6) 3,167 (43.7) 1.02 (0.93–1.11)
 Smoker 2,549 (12.4) 965 (13.3) 1.27 (1.09–1.47)
 Unhealthy eating 3,509 (17.0) 1,217 (16.8) 1.16 (1.03–1.29)
 Resilience 72.3 (mean) 72.5 (mean) 1.00 (0.99–1.01)