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Table 3 Results from Generalised Linear Mixed Models (GLMM), where the effect of UK Country is included in the model

From: Geographical mobility of UK trainee doctors, from family home to first job: a national cohort study

Predictor Variable Unadjusted Odds Ratio Adjusted Odds Ratio
Odds Ratio Sig 95% Confidence Interval for Exp(coefficient) Odds Ratio Sig 95% Confidence Interval for Exp(coefficient)
Lower Upper Lower Upper
Threshold for driving time
 Over 4 h 0.112 < 0.001 0.063 0.198 0.132 < 0.001 0.077 0.227
 Between 2 to 4 h 0.536 0.02 0.317 0.908 0.667 0.125 0.398 1.119
 2 h or less*         
Free School Meal
 Yes 1.644 < 0.001 1.331 2.030 1.289 0.003 1.092 1.520
 No*         
Parent Degree
 No 1.435 < 0.001 1.297 1.589 1.344 < 0.001 1.236 1.462
 Yes*         
POLAR
 Low Participation 1.337 0.001 1.123 1.593 1.225 0.041 1.009 1.488
 Other*         
Ethnicity
 Asian or British Asian 2.556 < 0.001 2.024 3.229 2.401 < 0.001 1.795 3.211
 Black or Black British 1.157 0.472 0.777 1.722 1.227 0.434 0.735 2.050
 Mixed 0.997 0.979 0.819 1.214 0.981 0.868 0.785 1.227
 Other Ethnic Groups 2.696 < 0.001 1.912 3.802 2.999 < 0.001 2.102 4.277
 White*         
Random Effect  
 Var (Intercept)  
  Estimate 0.500 0.134 0.135 1.845 0.448 0.138 0.12 1.682
  1. * denotes the reference category