Table 2 Associations between the components of individual level job strain at baseline and non-smoking at follow-up in baseline smokers: adjusted odds ratios (ORs) (95% CIs) from multilevel logistic regression models (nā€Š=ā€Š4928) in the Finnish Public Sector Study, 2000ā€“2005
nOR (95% CI), adjusted for:
Sex, age, marital status and employer (A)A + baseline heavy drinking, BMI, physical activity (MET) and trait anxiety (B)B + SEP
Individual job strain:
1 (high)12231.001.001.00
212481.04 (0.86 to 1.28)1.03 (0.84 to 1.26)0.98 (0.80 to 1.21)
312131.00 (0.82 to 1.23)0.97 (0.79 to 1.19)0.91 (0.74 to 1.12)
4 (low)12441.35 (1.11 to 1.64)1.30 (1.06 to 1.60)1.19 (0.96 to 1.46)
p Value for linear trend*<0.0010.0050.063
Individual job control:
1 (low)12291.001.001.00
211970.99 (0.81 to 1.21)0.98 (0.80 to 1.20)0.93 (0.76 to 1.14)
312581.06 (0.87 to 1.29)1.05 (0.86 to 1.28)0.93 (0.75 to 1.14)
4 (high)12441.35 (1.11 to 1.64)1.33 (1.09 to 1.64)1.11 (0.89 to 1.37)
p Value for linear trend*0.0010.0030.350
Individual job demands:
1 (high)12711.001.001.00
211561.06 (0.87 to 1.29)1.03 (0.84 to 1.26)1.06 (0.87 to 1.30)
312911.01 (0.83 to 1.23)0.97 (0.80 to 1.19)1.01 (0.82 to 1.23)
4 (low)12101.16 (0.95 to 1.41)1.10 (0.89 to 1.35)1.14 (0.93 to 1.40)
p Value for linear trend*0.0700.2030.105
  • *Linear trends with continuous variables.

  • BMI, body mass index; MET, metabolic equivalent task; SEP, socioeconomic position.