Table 3

Crude and adjusted HRs with 95% CI for the association between labour market position in early adulthood and later mental disorders requiring inpatient care, for all and stratified by sex

SER
HR (95%CI)
PER
HR (95%CI)
Long-term unemployed
HR (95%CI)
SSER
HR (95%CI)
Other
HR (95%CI)
Total
 Crude1.001.77 (1.67 to 1.87)2.29 (2.15 to 2.43)1.19 (1.13 to 1.25)2.78 (2.63 to 2.94)
 Model 11.001.54 (1.45 to 1.63)2.04 (1.91 to 2.16)1.14 (1.08 to 1.20)2.06 (1.94 to 2.18)
 Model 21.001.51 (1.42 to 1.60)1.98 (1.86 to 2.11)1.13 (1.07 to 1.19)1.88 (1.76 to 2.00)
 Model 31.001.51 (1.42 to 1.60)1.95 (1.83 to 2.07)1.13 (1.08 to 1.19)1.86 (1.76 to 1.98)
 No of events n(%)3127 (2.4)1817 (4.3)1607 (6.1)3051 (2.8)2118 (7.0)
Men
 Crude1.001.82 (1.66 to 1.99)2.52 (2.31 to 2.75)1.16 (1.07 to 1.25)2.91 (2.67 to 3.17)
 Model 11.001.58 (1.45 to 1.74)2.19 (2.00 to 2.40)1.12 (1.04 to 1.22)2.11 (1.93 to 2.31)
 Model 21.001.55 (1.42 to 1.70)2.12 (1.94 to 2.32)1.11 (1.03 to 1.21)1.92 (1.76 to 2.11)
 Model 31.001.56 (1.42 to 1.71)2.08 (1.90 to 2.27)1.12 (1.03 to 1.21)1.91 (1.74 to 2.09)
 No of events n(%)1306 (1.8)752 (3.5)1232 (2.2)1306 (1.8)880 (5.8)
Women
 Crude1.001.70 (1.58 to 1.84)2.18 (2.01 to 2.37)1.20 (1.12 to 1.28)2.63 (2.45 to 2.83)
 Model 11.001.50 (1.39 to 1.62)1.92 (1.76 to 2.09)1.12 (1.07 to 1.22)2.04 (1.89 to 2.21)
 Model 21.001.48 (1.37 to 1.60)1.88 (1.72 to 2.04)1.14 (1.07 to 1.22)1.87 (1.73 to 2.03)
 Model 31.001.48 (1.37 to 1.60)1.85 (1.70 to 2.02)1.14 (1.07 to 1.21)1.85 (1.71 to 2.00)
 No of events n(%)1821 (2.9)1065 (5.2)801 (7.4)1819 (3.6)1238 (8.3)
  • Model 1: Adjusted for sex (total only), country of birth, year of birth, age at baseline, highest levels of own education.

  • Model 2: Additional adjustment for prior mental health problems requiring inpatient care.

  • Model 3: Additional adjustment for highest level of parents’ educational attainment and socioeconomic status.

  • PER, precarious employment relation; SER, standard employment relation; SSER, substandard employment relation.