Skip to main content

Table 5 Predictors for moving downwards or upwards in the area deprivation ranking 1992–2000.

From: Area deprivation and its association with health in a cross-sectional study: are the results biased by recent migration?

  Stayers and migrants (n = 11067) Migrants (n = 4995) – stayers excluded
  Moving down Stayers Moving up N Moving down Moving up N χ2
Age         
30 37.9% 33.7% 28.4% 1931 57.1% 42.9% 1281  
40 20.9% 51.0% 28.1% 2666 42.6% 57.4% 1307  
45 17.7% 62.6% 19.8% 2601 47.1% 52.9% 976  
60 17.9% 63.0% 19.0% 3869 48.5% 51.5% 1431 .000
Sex         
Women 21.0% 56.6% 22.5% 6082 48.3% 51.7% 2642  
Men 23.4% 52.8% 23.8% 4985 49.6% 50.4% 2353 .359
Marital status         
Married 18.1% 62.3% 19.6% 5846 48.0% 52.0% 2203  
Unmarried 28.5% 42.5% 29.0% 3236 49.6% 50.4% 1861  
Divorced 23.3% 53.1% 23.6% 1983 49.8% 50.2% 930 .497
Education         
Higher 19.8% 56.3% 23.9% 4572 45.3% 54.7% 1999  
Lower 23.2% 54.4% 22.4% 5987 50.9% 49.1% 2729 .000
Employment         
Full-time 22.3% 54.4% 23.8% 7631 48.9% 51.1% 3478  
Part-time 17.5% 61.2% 21.3% 1495 45.0% 55.0% 580  
Unemployed 24.4% 52.4% 23.2% 408 51.3% 48.7% 838 .065
Income         
1st quintile 15.6% 60.8% 23.6% 2213 39.9% 60.1% 868  
2nd quintile 20.7% 55.8% 23.5% 2214 46.8% 53.2% 979  
3rd quintile 24.6% 53.2% 22.2% 2213 52.6% 47.4% 1035  
4th quintile 24.9% 52.3% 22.8% 2214 52.3% 47.7% 1056  
5th quintile 24.5% 52.2% 23.2% 2213 51.4% 48.6% 1057 .000
Self rated health         
Good 21.2% 55.8% 23.1% 8366 47.9% 52.1% 3700  
Poor 24.9% 52.1% 23.0% 2547 51.9% 48.1% 1220 .015
HSCL         
No 21.3% 55.7% 22.9% 9184 48.2% 51.9% 4064  
Yes 26.2% 49.2% 24.6% 1225 51.6% 48.4% 622 .114
CHD         
No 21.8% 55.1% 23.1% 10196 48.5% 51.5% 4577  
Yes 25.8% 51.9% 22.2% 724 53.7% 46.3% 348 .059
COPD         
No 21.5% 55.8% 22.7% 8739 48.7% 51.3% 3859  
Yes 25.2% 49.6% 25.2% 417 50.0% 50.0% 210 .706
Smoking         
No 20.9% 56.5% 22.6% 7767 48.0% 52.0% 3376  
Yes 24.7% 51.1% 24.2% 3167 50.5% 49.5% 1549 .103
No Exercise         
No (active) 21.0% 55.7% 23.3% 4401 47.3% 52.7% 1950  
Yes (inactive) 22.4% 54.9% 22.8% 5702 49.5% 50.5% 2574 .143