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Table 9 Risk of not RTW within 1 month, 1 year and 2 years expressed in Average Marginal Effect (AME), by demographic and injury characteristics

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
Age
 21–34 5.01 [2.79–7.22] −3.87 [− 5.40- -2.34] −5.39 [−6.72- -4.05]
 35–44 4.27 [1.90–6.63] −1.52 [− 3.15–0.10] − 3.83 [− 5.25- -2.40]
 45–54 1.76 [− 0.54–4.07] −0.82 [− 2.40–0.77] − 2.99 [− 4.38- -1.61]
 55+ with more than 5 years before retirement age − 0.97 [− 3.30–1.36] − 2.74 [− 4.36- -1.13] −3.15 [− 4.55- -1.75]
 55+ with less than 5 years before retirement age ref ref ref
Gender (male vs. female) 12.33 [11.38–13.29] 6.63 [5.88–7.38] 3.90 [3.20–4.59]
Family Status
 Married with children 1.51 [0.16–2.85] 0.47 [− 0.48–1.43] 0.91 [0.02–1.80]
 Married without children ref ref ref
 Single with children 4.46 [2.36–6.55] 3.42 [1.98–4.86] 2.64 [1.29–3.99]
 Single without children 3.06 [1.68–4.43] 0.06 [− 0.92–1.04] 0.44 [−0.46–1.35]
Population Group
 Other Israelis ref ref ref
 Immigrants from FSU 1.23
0.04–2.43
−0.83 [− 1.75–0.08] −1.08 [− 1.95- -0.21]
 Ethiopian Immigrants −0.75 [−3.87–2.37] 1.83 [− 0.27–3.94] 1.47 [− 0.49–3.42]
 Israeli Arabs 8.62 [7.63–9.61] 6.08 [5.41–6.75] 4.77 [4.14–5.39]
Income
 Higher income (4thQuartile) ref ref ref
 3thQuartile 16.23 [14.98–17.47] 8.12 [6.98–9.25] 5.48 [4.36–6.59]
 2ndQuartile 27.58 [26.38–28.79] 14.42 [13.33–15.51] 9.59 [8.52–10.66]
 Lower income (1stQuartile) 38.89 [37.72–40.06] 19.26 [18.18–20.34] 13.19 [12.12–14.26]
Injury Circumstances
 Injured not at work ref ref ref
 Injured at work - without recognition of NII −5.44 [−7.23- -3.64] −1.82 [− 3.23- -0.41] −0.97 [−2.28–0.34]
 Injured at work - with recognition of NII 25.09 [24.29–25.89] 8.39 [7.77–9.02] 5.09 [4.51–5.67]
  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