Table 3

Multivariate HRs* for risk of all-cause death according to employment situation, stratified by education level and marital status in a cohort of 16 692 women

Employment situation
Full-timePart-timeSelf-employed
Education level (age of completed formal education)
 p Value for interaction0.040.40
 16 years or older
  Number at risk360347903366
  Person-years66 71280 76060 731
  Number of cases160292203
  HR (95% CI)*1.001.33 (1.09 to 1.63)1.40 (1.12 to 1.73)
 15 years or younger
 Number at risk152319081502
  Person-years26 99632 78226 807
  Number of cases65181118
  HR (95% CI)*1.001.77 (1.31 to 2.38)1.51 (1.10 to 2.07)
Marital status
 p Value for interaction0.880.31
 Married
  Number at risk447164544536
  Person-years82 460109 47481 839
  Number of cases188448285
  HR (95% CI)*1.001.42 (1.19 to 1.70)1.37 (1.13 to 1.65)
 Unmarried
  Number at risk655244332
  Person-years11 24940705700
  Number of cases372536
  HR (95% CI)*1.001.91 (1.11 to 3.28)2.12 (1.33 to 3.40)
  • *Adjusted by age, education level, disease history at baseline, residential area, marital status, having children.