Table 3

 Changes in inequality in all cause mortality ages 1–14 both sexes, by cohort

RelativeAbsolute (per 100000)
SRR (95%CI)RII (95%CI)SRD (95%CI)SII (95%CI)
SRR and SRD are for low/high for each variable, RII and SII include all children with the socioeconomic variable. *Occupational class comparisons are restricted to children with at least one adult in the household in the labour force.
Income1981–841.4 (1.1 to 1.8)1.5 (1.0 to 2.2)13 (3 to 23)15 (1 to 29)
1986–891.4 (1.0 to 1.8)1.6 (1.0 to 2.4)12 (1 to 22)15 (0 to 29)
1991–941.5 (1.1 to 2.1)1.8 (1.1 to 3.0)11 (2 to 19)15 (3 to 28)
1996–991.6 (1.2 to 2.1)1.8 (1.1 to 2.9)11 (4 to 17)14 (8 to 20)
p (trend)0.090.060.080.12
Education1981–841.9 (1.4 to 2.6)2.2 (1.5 to 3.4)21 (12 to 29)29 (13 to 45)
1986–891.0 (0.8 to 1.3)1.0 (0.7 to 1.6)0 (−9 to 9)1 (−17 to 19)
1991–941.5 (1.1 to 1.9)2.0 (1.3 to 3.0)11 (4 to 18)17 (6 to 28)
1996–991.4 (1.1 to 1.8)1.7 (1.1 to 2.6)9 (2 to 17)13 (3 to 22)
p (trend)0.770.890.620.57
Occupational class *1981–841.2 (0.9 to 1.4)1.7 (1.2 to 2.6)5 (−2 to 13)19 (1 to 36)
1986–890.9 (0.7 to 1.1)0.9 (0.6 to 1.4)−3 (−10 to 5)−2 (−10 to 6)
1991–941.6 (1.2 to 2.1)2.4 (1.3 to 4.4)11 (5 to 18)20 (1 to 38)
1996–991.2 (0.9 to 1.6)1.4 (0.9 to 2.3)5 (−1 to 11)8 (−3 to 19)
p (trend)0.600.990.710.84