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Table 7 Satisfaction with Neighbor Relationships. Estimation of odds ratio (OR), 95% confidence interval (C.I), and p-value from longitudinal random effects model

From: Multidimensional construct of life satisfaction in older adults in Korea: a six-year follow-up study

Covariate Reference category OR 95% CI p-value
Age 70–74 vs 65–69 0.968 0.873–1.074 0.538
75–79 vs 65–69 0.901 0.793–1.025 0.113
≥80 vs 65–69 0.685 0.589–0.797 <0.0001
Residential area Rural vs Urban 1.728 1.576–1.895 <0.0001
House type Apartment vs Detached 0.639 0.579–0.707 <0.0001
Others vs Detached 0.617 0.541–0.704 <0.0001
Physical health Good vs Poor 1.501 1.322–1.703 <0.0001
Mental health Good vs Poor 2.062 1.874–2.269 <0.0001
Sex by Household compositiona female/couple vs male/couple 1.220 1.061–1.402 0.0052
female/single vs male/single 1.873 1.473–2.383 <0.0001
female/others vs male/others 1.122 0.969–1.299 0.121
female/couple vs male/single 2.213 1.733–2.826 <0.0001
female/single vs male/couple 1.033 0.903–1.180 0.638
female/others vs female/single 0.849 0.745–0.967 0.014
  1. aThe model has a significant interaction; selected comparisons are presented