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Table 4 Association of socioeconomic position (SEP) with traffic exposure

From: Socioeconomic position and health status of people who live near busy roads: the Rome Longitudinal Study (RoLS)

  Living at < = 50 m from HTR Distance from HTR Traffic density from HTR within 150 m from home
  % OR 95% CI OR 95% CI GMR 95% CI GMR 95% CI GMR 95% CI GMR 95% CI
Age group              
0-17 15.3 1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00  
18-34 16.4 1.09 1.06 - 1.11 1.05 1.02 - 1.09 0.94 0.92 - 0.95 0.97 0.95 - 0.99 1.03 1.02 - 1.04 1.02 1.01 - 1.04
35-64 16.6 1.10 1.08 - 1.13 1.05 1.02 - 1.08 0.91 0.90 - 0.93 0.96 0.94 - 0.98 1.03 1.02 - 1.04 1.02 1.01 - 1.03
65-74 18.3 1.24 1.19 - 1.29 1.19 1.14 - 1.24 0.81 0.79 - 0.83 0.85 0.82 - 0.87 1.07 1.05 - 1.08 1.06 1.04 - 1.08
75+ 20.4 1.41 1.35 - 1.48 1.33 1.27 - 1.39 0.71 0.69 - 0.74 0.77 0.74 - 0.79 1.10 1.08 - 1.12 1.09 1.07 - 1.11
Area based SEP    -   -
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  -   -     
High 18.1 1.00 - 1.00   1.00 -   - 1.00   1.00  
Medium-high 19.0 1.07 0.91 - 1.26 1.08 0.92 - 1.27 0.94 0.84 - 1.05 0.93 0.83 - 1.04 1.06 0.98 - 1.14 1.06 0.99 - 1.14
Medium 20.8 1.20 1.01 - 1.41 1.21 1.03 - 1.43 0.93 0.82 - 1.04 0.92 0.82 - 1.03 1.11 1.03 - 1.19 1.11 1.04 - 1.20
Medium-low 15.0 0.81 0.68 - 0.96 0.82 0.69 - 0.98 1.31 1.16 - 1.47 1.28 1.14 - 1.44 1.01 0.94 - 1.09 1.02 0.94 - 1.09
Low 11.7 0.61 0.50 - 0.74 0.62 0.51 - 0.76 1.60 1.41 - 1.81 1.57 1.38 - 1.77 0.86 0.79 - 0.93 0.86 0.79 - 0.94
Education*    -   -   -   -     
University 18.6 1.00 - 1.00 - 1.00 -   - 1.00   1.00  
High school 17.3 0.93 0.90 - 0.96 0.97 0.94 - 0.99 1.10 1.08 - 1.12 1.05 1.03 - 1.07 0.98 0.96 - 0.99 0.98 0.97 - 0.99
Secondary school 16.3 0.83 0.78 - 0.88 0.95 0.91 - 0.99 1.24 1.19 - 1.30 1.06 1.04 - 1.09 0.95 0.92 - 0.97 0.98 0.96 - 1.00
Primary school 15.4 0.76 0.71 - 0.82 0.91 0.86 - 0.95 1.34 1.27 - 1.41 1.11 1.07 - 1.14 0.94 0.91 - 0.97 0.98 0.96 - 1.00
  1. *(> = 6 year olds)
  2. † multiple regression models including sex, and age group
  3. ‡ multiple regression models including sex, age group, area-based SEP, and education