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Table 4 The relationship between job tenure and the prevalence of health conditions in flight attendants adjusted for age, smoking, education, overweight

From: The self-reported health of U.S. flight attendants compared to the general population

Condition Conditional Odds Ratio per 5- year tenure 95% CI Standard Error
Chronic bronchitis    
All 1.17 1.07-1.28 .05
Male 1.43 1.14-1.79 .16
Female 1.11 1.01-1.23 .01
Heart disease    
All 1.17 .95-1.45 .13
Male 0.95 .63-1.44 .20
Female 1.32 1.01-1.74 .18
High blood pressure    
All 1.06 .98-1.16 .04
Male 1.04 .89-1.22 .08
Female 1.13 1.02-1.25 .06
Sleep disorder    
All 1.05 .99-1.12 .03
Male 1.13 .97-1.32 .09
Female 1.04 .97-1.12 .04
Hearing loss    
All 1.23 1.03-1.22 .05
Male 1.12 1.02-1.23 .05
Female 1.13 .94-1.35 .10
Reproductive cancer    
Female 0.91 0.79-1.06 .07
Skin cancer    
All 1.30 1.13-1.49 .09
Male 1.35 1.00-1.82 .21
Female 1.27 1.10-1.48 .10
Migraines    
All 1.07 .99-1.15 .04
Male 1.06 .84-1.33 .12
Female 1.04 .97-1.12 .04
Depression/Anxiety    
All 1.08 1.02-1.16 .03
Male 1.09 .933-1.27 .09
Female 1.07 .999-1.02 .04