Table 4

Adjusted odds for low or high mental wellbeing compared with moderate levels by deprivation strata
Tertile Levels Deprived Middle Affluent
Mental wellbeing Low High Low High Low High
AOR 95%CIs P AOR 95%CIs P AOR 95%CIs P AOR 95%CIs P AOR 95%CIs P AOR 95%CIs P
Age 18-24 (Ref)
25-39 1.42 1.05-1.93 * 1.63 1.20-2.22 ** 0.92 0.63-1.34 ns 1.24 0.89-1.72 ns 1.53 0.85-2.77 ns 1.34 0.85-2.11 ns
40-54 1.16 0.85-1.58 ns 1.50 1.09-2.08 * 1.18 0.82-1.70 ns 1.17 0.84-1.63 ns 1.01 0.56-1.82 ns 1.09 0.70-1.70 ns
55-64 0.80 0.56-1.15 ns 2.05 1.42-2.96 *** 1.25 0.85-1.84 ns 1.52 1.06-2.18 * 0.89 0.48-1.64 ns 1.33 0.84-2.13 ns
65 plus 0.67 0.42-1.06 ns 3.15 1.94-5.11 *** 1.17 0.74-1.87 ns 1.21 0.80-1.84 ns 0.58 0.30-1.14 ns 1.32 0.79-2.19 ns
Employment Employed (Ref)
Unemployed 1.51 1.21-1.89 *** 0.89 0.71-1.13 ns 1.27 0.99-1.63 ns 0.87 0.67-1.15 ns 1.24 0.86-1.80 ns 1.03 0.72-1.49 ns
FT Education 1.32 0.74-2.36 ns 1.27 0.76-2.12 ns 0.80 0.38-1.68 ns 1.53 0.90-2.59 ns 0.74 0.20-2.73 ns 1.49 0.72-3.07 ns
Domestic/other 1.02 0.78-1.34 ns 0.74 0.57-0.96 * 1.28 0.93-1.74 ns 0.84 0.63-1.13 ns 1.33 0.88-2.00 ns 0.82 0.57-1.17 ns
Retired 1.17 0.80-1.70 ns 0.59 0.40-0.86 ** 0.68 0.49-0.95 * 1.27 0.95-1.69 ns 1.20 0.80-1.79 ns 0.93 0.69-1.26 ns
Partner status & employment Ethnicity No Partner (Ref)
Partner employed 0.68 0.55-0.85 *** 1.26 1.02-1.55 * 0.57 0.46-0.70 *** 1.20 0.99-1.45 ns 0.54 0.41-0.72 *** 1.07 0.85-1.34 ns
Partner not employed 0.83 0.70-0.98 * 1.22 1.02-1.46 * 0.69 0.58-0.82 *** 1.06 0.89-1.26 ns 0.69 0.55-0.86 ** 1.12 0.92-1.36 ns
White (Ref)
South Asian 0.61 0.43-0.86 ** 1.74 1.33-2.29 *** 1.02 0.64-1.64 ns 1.75 1.19-2.57 ** 0.63 0.29-1.36 ns 1.00 0.60-1.67 ns
Black, mixed, other 0.59 0.38-0.91 * 0.88 0.57-1.34 ns 1.34 0.69-2.60 ns 1.12 0.62-2.02 ns 0.84 0.32-2.24 ns 0.83 0.37-1.87 ns
Health status Very good (Ref)
Good 1.69 1.32-2.16 *** 0.54 0.45-0.65 *** 1.46 1.15-1.86 ** 0.50 0.43-0.59 *** 1.78 1.33-2.38 *** 0.84 0.70-1.00 *
Fair 2.90 2.23-3.76 *** 0.54 0.43-0.67 *** 2.32 1.80-2.99 *** 0.43 0.35-0.53 *** 3.40 2.50-4.64 *** 0.57 0.45-0.72 ***
Bad 4.47 3.30-6.04 *** 0.39 0.27-0.55 *** 3.31 2.42-4.54 *** 0.40 0.28-0.56 *** 4.22 2.77-6.44 *** 0.45 0.28-0.73 **
Very bad 7.09 4.65-10.81 *** 0.60 0.34-1.08 ns 4.35 2.71-6.96 *** 0.39 0.20-0.77 ** 6.92 3.63-13.16 *** 0.29 0.09-0.96 *
Smoking status Never smoked (Ref)
Ex occasional 0.80 0.56-1.14 ns 0.63 0.43-0.94 * 1.27 0.91-1.77 ns 0.68 0.47-0.98 * 1.00 0.63-1.59 ns 0.58 0.38-0.88 *
Ex daily 0.73 0.58-0.92 ** 0.97 0.77-1.22 ns 0.68 0.55-0.84 *** 0.83 0.69-1.00 * 0.80 0.62-1.04 ns 0.78 0.63-0.95 *
Occasional 0.66 0.39-1.09 ns 1.28 0.82-2.01 ns 0.96 0.59-1.57 ns 1.18 0.77-1.80 ns 1.16 0.64-2.10 ns 0.44 0.23-0.82 *
Daily 0.93 0.79-1.11 ns 1.05 0.88-1.27 ns 0.98 0.81-1.18 ns 1.17 0.99-1.40 ns 1.14 0.89-1.47 ns 0.89 0.72-1.11 ns
Exercise days/week 6 to 7 (Ref)
3 to 5 1.20 0.91-1.57 ns 0.51 0.41-0.63 *** 1.13 0.88-1.45 ns 0.69 0.58-0.82 *** 0.80 0.58-1.10 ns 0.62 0.51-0.75 ***
1 to 2 1.67 1.26-2.20 *** 0.40 0.31-0.52 *** 1.46 1.13-1.88 ** 0.42 0.34-0.52 *** 1.18 0.86-1.60 ns 0.41 0.33-0.52 ***
None 1.67 1.31-2.12 *** 0.42 0.34-0.51 *** 1.80 1.44-2.26 *** 0.48 0.40-0.59 *** 1.20 0.90-1.60 ns 0.40 0.33-0.50 ***
Alcoholconsumption category Lower risk (Ref)
Abstainer 1.19 0.99-1.42 ns 1.02 0.85-1.22 ns 1.22 1.02-1.46 * 1.13 0.96-1.32 ns 1.18 0.95-1.48 ns 1.22 1.03-1.46 *
Not usual drinker 1.15 0.85-1.55 ns 1.09 0.81-1.48 ns 1.63 1.25-2.13 *** 0.69 0.51-0.91 * 1.43 0.99-2.05 ns 1.14 0.84-1.55 ns
Increasing risk 1.31 0.98-1.74 ns 0.77 0.56-1.06 ns 1.52 1.16-2.01 ** 0.88 0.69-1.14 ns 0.97 0.68-1.39 ns 0.87 0.67-1.15 ns
Higher risk 1.49 0.99-2.26 ns 0.94 0.57-1.56 ns 1.53 0.93-2.52 ns 0.79 0.47-1.32 ns 1.62 0.82-3.17 ns 1.19 0.66-2.15 ns

P *** <0.001; ** < 0.01; * < 0.05; ns = not significant; AOR = Adjusted Odds Ratio. 95%CI = 95 % Confidence Intervals.

Ref = reference group. FT = Full Time.

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Bellis et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:492   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-492

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