Table 3

ORs (95% CIs) for participating in bowel cancer screening

ORs (95% CI), separately adjusted for age and sexORs (95% CI), further adjusted for other covariates in the table
Cognitive function, per SD1.10 (1.03 to 1.18)**1.07 (1.01 to 1.15)*
Neuroticism, per SD0.97 (0.90 to 1.05)
Extraversion, per SD1.05 (0.97 to 1.13)
Agreeableness, per SD1.03 (0.95 to 1.11)
Openness, per SD1.04 (0.96 to 1.13)
Conscientiousness, per SD1.10 (1.01 to 1.19)*1.06 (0.98 to 1.18)
Health literacy score
 0–3ReferenceReference
 41.20 (0.99 to 1.74)1.10 (0.91 to 1.34)
Household wealth, quintile
 1 (poorest)0.56 (0.44 to 0.72)***0.61 (0.47 to 0.79)***
 21.10 (0.86 to 1.42)1.16 (0.89 to 1.50)
 31.03 (0.80 to 1.33)1.07 (0.83 to 1.37)
 41.02 (0.80 to 1.31)1.04 (0.81 to 1.34)
 5 (richest)ReferenceReference
  • *p<0.05, **p<0.01, ***p<0.001.