Table 3

 Limitations in family formation by type of contract and sex. Age adjusted odds ratios (aOR) and 95% confidence intervals (CI). Catalonia health survey, 2002

%Men%Women
aOR (95%CI)aOR (95%CI)
*p<0.05. †Fewer than 10 people in the category; ‡analysis restricted to salaried workers single and married or cohabiting; § analysis restricted to salaried workers married or cohabiting.
Remaining single‡
Non-manual
Type of contract
    Permanent23.9136.71
    Fixed term temporary contract65.52.35 (1.13 to 4.90)*66.01.47 (0.85 to 2.53)
    Non-fixed term temporary contract70.03.00 (0.80 to 11.20)76.23.85 (1.24 to 11.91)*
    No contract
Manual
Type of contract
    Permanent32.0153.91
    Fixed-term temporary contract64.61.36 (0.85 to 2.18)38.81.24 (0.71 to 2.16)
    Non-fixed term temporary contract49.11.10 (0.54 to 2.26)16.70.37 (0.07 to 1.87)
    No contract60.08.72 (1.24 to 61.59)*22.90.54 (0.19 to 1.53)
No children§
Non-manual
Type of contract
    Permanent20.1121.91
    Fixed term temporary contract45.02.94 (1.16 to 7.47)*26.20.71 (0.30 to 1.67)
    Non-fixed term temporary contract50.03.70 (0.72 to 18.91)33.30.71 (0.07 to 6.94)
    No contract
Manual
Type of contract
    Permanent20.2124.21
    Fixed term temporary contract36.51.97 (1.10 to 3.53)*28.11.06 (0.55 to 2.07)
    Non-fixed term temporary contract25.01.17 (0.47 to 2.86)33.31.64 (0.51 to 5.28)
    No contract50.04.63 (0.90 to 23.77)11.10.42 (0.12 to 1.49)