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Table 3 Individual-level SEP within area-level SEP variables (n = 16,615)

From: Residential proximity to major roads and adverse birth outcomes: a hospital-based study

  Area-level SEP at census regions
  Q1 (affluent) Q2 (middle) Q3 (poor)
  Proportion of professional workers
Household occupation    
  Professional workers (n = 1853) 850 (45.9) 545 (29.4) 458 (24.7)
  Employees (n = 13062) 4103 (31.4) 4414 (33.8) 4545 (34.8)
  Self-employed/Part-time workers/Unemployed (n = 951) 290 (30.5) 317 (33.3) 344 (36.2)
  Proportion of production or transportation workers
Household occupation    
  Professional workers (n = 1853) 811 (43.8) 564 (30.4) 478 (25.8)
  Employees (n = 13062) 4032 (30.9) 4473 (34.2) 4557 (34.9)
  Self-employed/Part-time workers/Unemployed (n = 951) 355 (37.3) 317 (33.3) 279 (29.3)
  1. SEP; socio-economic position.