TableĀ 3

Association of HOUSES index with risk of hospitalisation after adjustments for age, sex and MMT tiers

HOUSES quartilePatients hospitalised in 2011, N (%)Adjusted for age and sex, HR (95% CI)Adjusted for age, sex and MMT, HR (95% CI)
First (n=1600)200 (12.5)1.78 (1.38 to 2.29)1.53 (1.18 to 1.98)
Second (n=1587)161 (10.1)1.45 (1.12 to 1.88)1.33 (1.02 to 1.73)
Third (n=1622)144 (8.9)1.30 (1.0 to 1.69)1.25 (0.96 to 1.64)
Fourth (n=1593)93 (5.8)ReferenceReference
  • HOUSES, housing-based socioeconomic status; MMT, Minnesota Medical Tiering.