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Table 5 Adjusted associationsa between occupational context and levels of positive social interaction, and ethnicity characteristics and OHIP

From: Oral health related quality of life in pregnant and post partum women in two social network domains; predominantly home-based and work-based networks

  OHIP = 1-3b P value OHIP ≥ 4b P value
Occupational context &     
Positive social interaction (PI)     
   Work-based + High level PI 1   1  
   Work-based + Moderate level PI 1.98 (1.02-3.83) 0.043 * 1.35 (0.85-2.14) 0.206
   Work-based + Low level PI 1.66 (0.73-3.80) 0.228 1.70 (0.98-2.86) 0.062
   Home-based + High level PI 1.58 (0.85-2.94) 0.148 1.34 (0.90-2.03) 0.162
   Home-based + Moderate level PI 1.75 (0.93-3.29) 0.081 1.64 (1.08-2.48) 0.020 *
   Home-based + Low level PI 1.33 (0.65-2.73) 0.432 2.15 (1.40-3.30) < 0.001 *
Ethnicity     
   White 1   1  
   Brown 1.43 (0.93-2.19) 0.104 1.23 (0.91-1.70) 0.186
   Black 0.86 (0.49-1.51) 0.603 1.73 (1.23-2.42) 0.001 *
  1. aAdjusted for schooling, age, family income, ethnicity, marital status, social class and social network/friends**.
  2. bReference category OHIP = 0.
  3. * P < 0.05
  4. ** P > 0.05