Table 4

Risk of non-mobility during the period 1992 to 1999 in 4 715 men of the GAZEL study according to risk factors in 1992

Risk factorsp Value
YesNo (reference)
*Odds ratio adjusted for both age and occupational category in 1992 (95% CI).
Smoking in 1992
Non-mobility on 1992–1999 Prevalence (95% CI)90.8 (89.1 to 92.5)89.0 (88.0 to 90.0)<0.10
OR (95%)*1.3 (1.0 to 1.6)1.0<0.05
Excessive alcohol in 1992 consumption (⩾48 g/day)
Non-mobility on 1992–1999 Prevalence (95% CI)93.3 (90.3 to 96.2)89.0 (88.0 to 90.0)<0.03
OR (95% CI)*1.8 (1.1 to 1.9)1.0<0.05
Arterial hypertension in 1992
Non-mobility on 1992–1999 Prevalence (95% CI)91.2 (88.8 to 93.6)89.3 (88.3 to 90.2)<0.17
OR (95% CI)*1.2 (0.9 to 1.7)1.0<0.25
Overweight in 1992 (BMI⩾25 kg/m2)
Non-mobility on 1992–1999 Prevalence (95% CI)89.7 (88.6 to 90.9)89.2 (87.8 to 90.5)<0.53
OR (95% CI)*1.1 (0.9 to 1.3)1.0<0.44