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Table 2 Social mobility between childhood, adolescence and late adulthood. Analysis of risk score strata

From: Socioeconomic decline and advancement within and between generations and the risk of stroke - a case-control study

Variable Category Cases n = 466 Controls n = 807 Model variant
Model 1a Model 2b Model 3c
Childhood vs. adolescence Advancement 130 (27.9% 211 (26.2%) 1.03 (0.78–1.37) 0.95 (0.68–1.31) 0.99 (0.45–2.22)
No change 244 (52.4%) 406 (50.3%) 1.00 1.00 1.00
Descent 92 (19.7%) 190 (23.5%) 0.84 (0.62–1.15) 0.77 (0.54–1.10) 0.64 (0.29–1.39)
Childhood vs. adulthood Advancement 109 (23.4%) 208 (25.8%) 0.91 (0.67–1.24) 0.97 (0.68–1.39) 0.74 (0.39–1.41)
No change 191 (41.0%) 339 (42.0%) 1.00 1.00 1.00
Descent 166 (35.6%) 260 (32.2%) 1.07 (0.81–1.41) 1.02 (0.74–1.41) 1.21 (0.63–2.34)
Adolescence vs. adulthood Advancement 59 (12.7%) 130 (16.1%) 1.01 (0.70–1.44) 1.27 (0.84–1.92) 0.58 (0.25–1.36)
No change 235 (50.4%) 462 (57.3%) 1.00 1.00 1.00
Descent 172 (36.9%) 215 (26.6%) 1.49 (1.14–1.95) 1.43 (1.05–1.95) 2.93 (1.21–7.13)
  1. OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval
  2. a logistic regression model, conditioned on age (2-year age intervals) and sex
  3. b additionally adjusted for hypertension, diabetes mellitus, hypercholesterolemia, atrial fibrillation, coronary heart disease, peripheral arterial disease, cardiac failure, number of teeth, smoking, alcohol consumption, dentist visits, physical activity, fruit consumption, vegetable consumption
  4. c additionally adjusted for socioeconomic scores in childhood, adolescence, and adulthood [2]