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Table 6 Odds-ratios, Ω i/j , from logit and probit models

From: Health inequalities by socioeconomic characteristics in Spain: the economic crisis effect

   2006–07 2011–12
Attribute Alternative Logit(1) Probit(2) Logit(1) Probit(2)
Education level No education or primary school (i) - - - -
  Secondary studies (j) 1.51 1.52 1.64 1.68
  University studies (j) 2.39 2.39 2.97 3.03
Interviewee’s professional status Employee (i) - - - -
  Unemployed (j) 0.76 0.76 0.75 0.76
  Retired (j) 0.54 0.54 0.62 0.61
  Student (j) 2.06 1.97 1.73 1.65
  Others (j) 0.79 0.78 0.51 0.50
Reference person professional status Employee (i) - - - -
  No employee (j) 0.76 0.75 0.81 0.80
Gender Man (i) - - - -
  Woman (j) 0.61 0.61 0.74 0.73
Age 16–34 years old (i) - - - -
  35–49 years old (j) 0.65 0.65 0.49 0.49
  50–64 years old (j) 0.41 0.41 0.32 0.32
  65–74 years old (j) 0.47 0.46 0.33 0.33
  75 or more years old (j) 0.34 0.33 0.17 0.17
Nationality Spanish (i) - - - -
  Foreign (j) 0.74 0.74 0.88 0.88
Marital status Single and not living with a partner (i) - - - -
  Married or single and living with a partner (j) 0.87 0.88 1.04 1.03
  Widower, legally separated or divorced (j) 0.81 0.80 0.84 0.81
  1. (1)In each attribute, the odds-ratios are expressed when the attribute category changes from i to j
  2. (2)In the case of the probit model, the odds-ratios are calculated from average of individual odds-ratios when the attribute category changes from i to j