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Table 3 Odds ratios (OR) and their 95% confidence intervals (95% CI) among women (n = 5652) and men (n = 1279). Physically active (>30 MET1 hours/week) at follow-up.

From: Changes in occupational class differences in leisure-time physical activity: a follow-up study

  Model 12 Model 23 Model 2 + marital status Model 2 + smoking Model 2 + BMI4 Model 2 + PCS5 Model 2 + MCS6 Model 2 + employment status
Women OR CI 95% OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Professionals (n = 1524) 1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00  
Semi-professionals (n= 1138) 1.12 [0.95-1.30] 1.06 [0.90-1.25] 1.06 [0.90-1.26] 1.07 [0.90-1.26] 1.11 [0.94-1.32] 1.08 [0.91-1.27] 1.06 [0.90-1.25] 1.07 [0.90-1.26]
Routine non-manual employees (n = 2227) 0.79 [0.69-0.91] 0.75 [0.65-0.86] 0.76 [0.65-0.87] 0.76 [0.66-0.88] 0.82 [0.71-0.95] 0.77 [0.67-0.89] 0.74 [0.64-0.86] 0.76 [0.66-0.88]
Manual workers (n = 763) 0.69 [0.57-0.83] 0.65 [0.54-0.79] 0.66 [0.54-0.80] 0.67 [0.55-0.82] 0.74 [0.61-0.90] 0.67 [0.55-0.82] 0.64 [0.53-0.78] 0.67 [0.55-0.82]
Men OR CI 95% OR CI 95% OR CI 95% OR CI 95% OR CI 95% OR CI 95% OR CI 95% OR CI 95%
Professionals (n = 584) 1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00  
Semi-professionals (n = 257) 0.86 [0.64-1.15] 0.90 [0.65-1.25] 0.89 [0.65-1.24] 0.92 [0.66-1.27] 0.93 [0.67-1.29] 0.91 [0.66-1.26] 0.90 [0.65-1.25] 0.92 [0.66-1.27]
Routine non-manual employees (n = 128) 0.79 [0.54-1.17] 0.81 [0.53-1.24] 0.83 [0.54-1.28] 0.90 [0.58-1.39] 0.85 [0.55-1.31] 0.81 [0.53-1.25] 0.81 [0.53-1.24] 0.76 [0.49-1.16]
Manual workers (n = 310) 0.47 [0.35-0.63] 0.42 [0.30-0.59] 0.43 [0.31-0.60] 0.44 [0.32-0.62] 0.44 [0.32-0.62] 0.43 [0.31-0.59] 0.42 [0.30-0.59] 0.40 [0.29-0.55]
  1. 1MET = an activity metabolic equivalent task
  2. 2Model 1 = adjusted for age
  3. 3Model 2 = adjusted for age and baseline physical activity
  4. 4BMI = body mass index
  5. 5PCS = SF-36 physical component summary
  6. 6MCS = SF-36 mental component summary