Table 5

 Hazard ratios and 95% CI of MI by skill discretion, dichotomised by quartiles as best versus the rest, based on 9130 men and 7086 women from the Copenhagen Centre for Prospective Population Studies

High skill discretion (highest quartile)Low skill discretion (the rest)
HR(95% CI)HR(95% CI)
Adjusted for cohort of investigation, age, cohabitation, and sex, as described in the text.
Social position 1–211.05(0.73 to 1.51)
Social position 3–51.32(1.02 to 1.71)1.41(1.15 to 1.73)