Table 1

‚ÄÉMilitary variables and desire for depleted uranium screening

Do you think you should be screened for depleted uranium?
YesNo
Number(%)Number(%)p Value
Cohort<0.01
Gulf268(34.2)516(65.8)
Bosnia86(16.4)437(83.6)
Era62(11.1)495(88.9)
Gulf and Bosnia72(44.4)90(55.6)
Service<0.01
Royal Navy26(22.8)88(77.2)
Army439(25.9)1254(74.1)
Royal Air Force23(10.5)196(89.5)
Serving status0.81
Discharged262(24.2)822(75.8)
Still in service214(23.7)689(76.3)
Rank (still in service)<0.01
Other12(23.5)39(76.5)
NCO177(27.4)469(72.6)
Officer28(13.6)178(86.4)