Table 3

Employment status at follow-up in association with health status at follow-up (n = 3755).

Employment continuum at T2

Depression OR (95% CI)

Anxiety OR (95% CI)

Poor physical health OR (95% CI)


Employed

1.00

1.00

1.00

Unemployed

2.33 (1.35-4.03)*

1.41 (.80-2.47)

2.33 (1.38-3.94)*


Notes. Calculated using Logistic Regression. Imputed data used for calculations. * Significance <.05, ** Significance <.001. The model shown was adjusted for baseline employment and health status, age group, gender, education, marital status, financial problems, negative affectivity (behavioural inhibition), serious injury/illness/assault, death of a close family relative and relationship problems.

Leach et al. BMC Public Health 2010 10:621   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-621

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