Table 4

Association between socio-economic position and the recurrence of psychiatric work disability among individuals who returned to work from a psychiatric work disability period, all causes (F00–F99)

Socio-economic positionNo of events (%)HR (95% CI)*HR (95% CI)HR (95% CI)
All743 (31)
Higher non-manual192 (30)1.001.001.00
Lower non-manual371 (30)1.15 (0.96 to 1.38)1.15 (0.96 to 1.37)1.15 (0.96 to 1.37)
Manual180 (33)1.27 (1.03 to 1.55)1.26 (1.03 to 1.55)1.25 (1.02 to 1.53)
  • * Adjusted for age, sex, geographic area and employer.

  • Adjusted for length of previous disability period.

  • Adjusted for psychiatric treatment history, chronic physical disease and psychiatric treatment during the first disability period.