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Table 2 Associations between a slower usual gait speed and occupational class, adjusted for age and Health Screening Center

From: Socioeconomic disparities in gait speed and associated characteristics in early old age

  Slower usual gait speed
  Men Women
  OR 95 % CI p OR 95 % CI p
Occupational class     0.077     0.012
Manager/executive 1     1    
Intermediate grade/tradesmen 1.21 0.72 2.05   1.12 0.55 2.28  
Clerks, sales/service workers 1.95 0.80 4.76      
Blue collar/Craftsmen 2.09 1.14 3.82      
Clerks      2.33 1.09 4.97  
Sales/service workers/Blue collar/Craftsmen      2.48 1.18 5.24