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Table 13 Risk of not RTW within 1 month, 1 year and 2 years expressed in Average Marginal Effect (AME), by demographic and injury characteristics among aged 55+ with more than 5 years before retirement age

From: Socio-economic disparities and returning to work following an injury

Demographic and injury characteristicsa AME (%)
[Confidence Interval (95%)]
Not RTW within 1 month Not RTWwithin 1 year Not RTW within 2 yearsb
Gender (male vs. female) 9.85 [5.56–14.15] 5.43 [2.19–8.68] 5.12 [1.83–8.40]
Family Status
 Married with children −3.59 [−7.52–0.34] −0.83 [−3.58–1.92] 0.66 [−1.85–3.16]
 Married without children ref ref ref
 Single with children −0.22 [−8.21–7.77] 1.68 [−3.67–7.02] −4.30 [−12.01–3.41]
 Single without children −3.41 [− 7.46–0.64] 0.81 [− 2.02–3.64] 1.49 [− 1.18–4.16]
Population Group
 Other Israelis ref ref ref
 Immigrants from FSU 2.80 [− 0.77–6.36] −0.42 [−3.03–2.18] −0.43 [− 2.99–2.12]
 Ethiopian Immigrants − 2.88 [− 17.73–11.97] − 4.90 [− 17.54–7.75]
 Israeli Arabs 8.46 [3.90–13.01] 6.69 [3.93–9.45] 6.16 [3.60–8.71]
Income
 Higher income (4thQuartile) ref ref ref
 3thQuartile 15.76 [12.05–19.47] 6.63 [3.20–10.06] 3.74 [0.28–7.20]
 2ndQuartile 27.23 [23.61–30.85] 15.26 [12.09–18.42] 9.47 [6.29–12.65]
 Lower income (1stQuartile) 38.68 [34.78–42.59] 19.85 [16.59–23.11] 15.06 [11.90–18.22]
Injury Circumstances
 Injured not at work ref ref ref
 Injured at work - without recognition of NII 7.20 [0.83–13.57] 3.29 [−1.35–7.93] 0.45 [−4.37–5.27]
 Injured at work - with recognition of NII 29.30 [26.61–31.99] 10.11 [7.82–12.40] 6.12 [3.94–8.29]
  1. aThe model is adjusted for all variables presented in the Table and in addition to injury mechanism, injury severity and prior-to injury disability
  2. bRefers to those injured between 2008–2012