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Table 14 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 less 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 RTW within 1 year Not RTW within 2 yearsb
Gender (male vs. female) 9.60 [6.74–12.46] 3.23 [1.13–5.33] 1.29 [−0.90–3.49]
Family Status
 Married with children 1.96 [−5.43–9.34] −1.02 [− 6.25–4.22] −1.40 [−6.80–4.00]
 Married without children ref ref ref
 Single with children 10.80 [− 3.51–25.10] − 1.92 [− 14.77–10.92] −3.67 [−17.98–10.64]
 Single without children 5.93 [3.04–8.83] 1.80 [− 0.31–3.91] 1.23 [− 0.92–3.39]
Population Group
 Other Israelis ref ref ref
 Immigrants from FSU 3.08 [− 0.20–6.35] 0.08 [−2.34–2.50] −0.66 [− 3.21–1.90]
 Ethiopian Immigrants −14.48 [− 29.80–0.85] 5.04 [− 3.87–13.95] 4.06 [−5.75–13.87]
 Israeli Arabs 11.68 [6.12–17.23] 8.13 [4.75–11.50] 8.21 [4.87–11.55]
Income
 Higher income (4thQuartile) ref ref ref
 3thQuartile 17.95 [13.92–21.98] 5.84 [2.27–9.41] 5.04 [1.18–8.91]
 2ndQuartile 27.66 [23.83–31.48] 11.11 [7.76–14.45] 9.47 [5.86–13.08]
 Lower income (1stQuartile) 40.01 [36.74–43.28] 17.02 [13.93–20.11] 13.99 [10.61–17.37]
Injury Circumstances
 Injured not at work ref ref ref
 Injured at work - without recognition of NII −1.75 [−9.46–5.96] −2.75 [−8.72–3.22] −3.81 [−10.50–2.88]
 Injured at work - with recognition of NII 23.13 [20.72–25.55] 4.04 [2.09–5.99] 2.24 [0.24–4.23]
  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