Table 3

Modification of work-related factors on the relation between chronic health problems and loss of paid employment using relative excess risk due to interaction

 Disability benefit
n=103/8149
Unemployment
n=474/8149
Early retirement
n=570/8149
 nRERI (95% CI)HR (95% CI)RERI (95% CI)HR (95% CI)RERI (95% CI)HR (95% CI
Health problemPhysical load−0.20 (−2.39 to 1.99)0.00 (−0.38 to 0.37)0.17 (−0.14 to 0.48)
Not presentLower3071ReferenceReferenceReference
Not presentHigher10801.45 (0.62 to 3.36)0.81 (0.62 to 1.06)1.11 (0.89 to 1.40)
PresentLower19284.16 (2.08 to 8.33)1.31 (1.03 to 1.67)1.05 (0.86 to 1.29)
PresentHigher20704.41 (2.19 to 8.86)1.12 (0.88 to 1.43)1.33 (1.10 to 1.61)
Health problemPsychological job demands0.80 (−0.66 to 2.17)−0.33 (−0.78 to 0.12)0.15 (−0.17 to 0.46)
Not presentLower2668ReferenceReferenceReference
Not presentHigher14830.56 (0.21 to 1.51)1.04 (0.78 to 1.38)0.95 (0.74 to 1.20)
PresentLower24222.90 (1.68 to 5.03)1.46 (1.17 to 1.82)1.08 (0.91 to 1.29)
PresentHigher15763.22 (1.82 to 5.70)1.16 (0.89 to 1.51)1.17 (0.95 to 1.44)
Health problemAutonomy2.09 (0.77 to 3.41)−0.27 (−0.77 to 0.22)0.16 (−0.15 to 0.47)
Not presentHigher2295ReferenceReferenceReference
Not presentLower18560.43 (0.17 to 1.11)1.30 (0.99 to 1.70)1.05 (0.84 to 1.32)
PresentHigher20081.87 (1.02 to 3.45)1.49 (1.15 to 1.93)1.06 (0.87 to 1.30)
PresentLower19903.40 (1.94 to 5.96)1.52 (1.17 to 1.96)1.28 (1.05 to 1.56)
Health problemSocial support1.35 (−0.44 to 3.14)−0.05 (−0.58 to 0.47)−0.20 (−0.58 to 0.18)
Not presentHigher2200ReferenceReferenceReference
Not presentLower19511.13 (0.49 to 2.61)1.58 (1.20 to 2.08)1.31 (1.04 to 1.64)
PresentHigher19263.02 (1.52 to 5.99)1.41 (1.06 to 1.86)1.25 (0.99 to 1.59)
PresentLower20724.50 (2.33 to 8.71)1.94 (1.50 to 2.51)1.36 (1.09 to 1.69)
  • Analyses are adjusted for age, gender and educational level.

  • RERI, relative excess risk due to interaction.