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Table 6 The multivariate logistic regression modela for predicting not RTW within 1 month, 1 year and 2 years, by demographic and injury characteristics among aged 45–54

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) 2.329 [2.021–2.683] 2.430 [1.990–2.967] 1.935 [1.491–2.512]
Family Status
 Married with children 1.093 [0.946–1.263] 0.950 [0.779–1.159] 1.114 [0.850–1.461]
 Married without children 1.0c 1.0c 1.0c
 Single with children 1.244 [0.992–1.560] 1.161 [0.858–1.572] 1.559 [1.047–2.321]
 Single without children 1.040 [0.858–1.261] 1.083 [0.836–1.405] 1.178 [0.829–1.673]
Population Group
 Other Israelis 1.0c 1.0c 1.0c
 Immigrants from FSU 1.133 [0.969–1.324] 0.793 [0.630–0.998] 0.786 [0.571–1.082]
 Ethiopian Immigrants 1.164 [0.726–1.865] 0.868 [0.465–1.619] 1.022 [0.475–2.200]
 Israeli Arabs 1.791 [1.539–2.085] 2.112 [1.756–2.541] 2.450 [1.925–3.117]
Income
 Higher income (4thQuartile) 1.0c 1.0c 1.0c
 3thQuartile 2.389 [2.046–2.788] 2.718 [2.095–3.525] 2.924 [2.008–4.257]
 2ndQuartile 5.518 [4.674–6.515] 5.782 [4.481–7.460] 5.737 [3.986–8.258]
 Lower income (1stQuartile) 12.573 [10.479–15.087] 11.792 [9.125–15.240] 10.336 [7.217–14.803]
Injury Circumstances
 Injured not at work 1.0c 1.0c 1.0c
 Injured at work - without recognition of NII 0.883 [0.683–1.142] 1.172 [0.823–1.669] 1.091 [0.671–1.774]
 Injured at work - with recognition of NII 4.908 [4.325–5.569] 3.424 [2.867–4.090] 3.014 [2.380–3.817]
  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 and 2012
  3. cReference group (OR = 1.0)