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Table 4 The multivariate logistic regression modela for predicting not RTW within 1 month, 1 year and 2 years, by demographic and injury characteristics among aged 21–34

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

Demographic and injury characteristics Odds Ratio (OR)
[Confidence Interval (95%)]
Not RTW within 1 month Not RTWwithin 1 year Not RTWwithin 2 yearsb
Gender (male vs. female) 1.842 [1.704–1.992] 2.112 [1.855–2.404] 2.005 [1.675–2.399]
Family Status
 Married with children 1.154 [1.016–1.311] 1.016 [0.842–1.226] 1.135 [0.876–1.471]
 Married without children 1.0c 1.0c 1.0c
 Single with children 1.579 [1.282–1.946] 1.634 [1.216–2.196] 1.622 [1.082–2.430]
 Single without children 1.305 [1.150–1.480] 0.908 [0.755–1.091] 0.955 [0.740–1.232]
Population Group
 Other Israelis 1.0c 1.0c 1.0c
 Immigrants from FSU 0.980 [0.885–1.085] 0.951 [0.805–1.123] 0.907 [0.718–1.147]
 Ethiopian Immigrants 0.959 [0.766–1.202] 1.348 [0.983–1.849] 1.387 [0.900–2.139]
 Israeli Arabs 1.481 [1.380–1.590] 1.875 [1.693–2.076] 2.016 [1.756–2.315]
Income
 Higher income (4thQuartile) 1.0c 1.0c 1.0c
 3thQuartile 1.758 [1.565–1.974] 1.608 [1.294–1.999] 1.466 [1.080–1.989]
 2ndQuartile 3.065 [2.735–3.434] 2.943 [2.391–3.622] 2.648 [1.983–3.535]
 Lower income (1stQuartile) 5.253 [4.679–5.896] 4.610 [3.749–5.672] 4.188 [3.144–5.579]
Injury Circumstances
 Injured not at work 1.0c 1.0c 1.0c
 Injured at work - without recognition of NII 0.638 [0.558–0.730] 0.652 [0.513–0.830] 0.795 [0.580–1.089]
 Injured at work - with recognition of NII 3.251 [3.025–3.494] 2.311 [2.090–2.556] 2.168 [1.891–2.485]
  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
  3. cReference group (OR = 1.0)