Table 3

Hazard ratio (HR) with 95% confidence intervals for first somatic hospital admission for women aged 20–45, follow up, 1994–98. Cox regression

VariableModel
Age adjustedMain effect
HR (CI)HR (CI)
Country of birth
Swedish born11
Second generation1.07 (1.05 to 1.08)1.07 (1.05 to 1.08)
Labour, Finnish, southern Europe1.11 (1.09 to 1.14)1.11 (1.08 to 1.13)
Labour, western/westernised0.99 (0.95 to 1.02)0.99 (0.96 to 1.03)
Refugees, European1.03 (0.99 to 1.10)1.05 (1.01 to 1.10)
Refugees, non-European1.26 (1.24 to 1.29)1.26 (1.23 to 1.28)
Marital status
Married/cohabiting11
Single1.08 (1.07 to 1.08)1.15 (1.14 to 1.16)
Number of children
0 child11
1 child1.23 (1.21 to 1.251.23 (1.21 to 1.25)
2 children1.12 (1.11 to 1.14)1.18 (1.16 to 1.20)
>2 children1.24 (1.22 to 1.26)1.31 (1.29 to 1.34)
Disposable income
High11
Middle-high1.07 (1.05 to 1.08)1.04 (1.03 to 1.05)
Middle-low1.10 (1.08 to 1.11)1.06 (1.04 to 1.07)
Low1.07 (1.06 to 1.09)1.00 (0.99 to 1.02)