Table 2

Adjusted Odds Ratios (OR) of mobility limitation and depressed mood by socioeconomic factors; Reykjavik study (1967–1992) and Age, Gene/Environment Susceptibility Study (2002–2006)
Mobility limitation Depressed mood
Model 1a Model 2b Model 1 Model 2
OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Education
 Primary 1.62 1.34-1.96 1.49 1.21-1.84 2.11 1.56-2.84 1.87 1.35-2.58
 Secondary 1.45 1.21-1.74 1.40 1.16-1.70 1.76 1.32-2.35 1.65 1.22-2.23
 College/University Ref. Ref Ref Ref.
Occupation
 Homemaker/Misc. 1.25 0.98-1.58 1.10 0.85-1.42 1.42 1.00-2.03 1.20 0.83-1.75
 Manual 1.61 1.28-2.02 1.31 1.02-1.68 1.93 1.39-2.69 1.49 1.04-2.13
 Services 1.31 1.05-1.64 1.16 0.92-1.47 1.29 0.92-1.81 1.10 0.78-1.55
 Professional Ref. Ref Ref. Ref.
Did not own house 1.26 1.03-1.53 1.15 0.94-1.40 1.25 0.96-1.64 1.13 0.86-1.50
Lack of ≥ 1 features 1.26 1.11-1.42 1.16 1.02-1.32 1.17 0.98-1.40 1.04 0.87-1.25
Did not own car 1.29 1.11-1.49 1.20 1.03-1.40 1.44 1.18-1.76 1.34 1.09-1.65
Not enough to eat 1.43 1.05-1.95 1.34 0.98-1.83 1.78 1.22-2.60 1.63 1.11-2.39

a Adjusted for sex, age at baseline, year of first examination, marital status, and number of chronic diseases; b Additionally adjusted for all other socioeconomic factors.

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Groffen et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:101   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-101

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