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Table 3 Association of density of Moroccans, density of Turks and ethnic heterogeneity with better self-rated health, per ethnic group and spatial scale

From: The relationship between ethnic composition of the residential environment and self-reported health among Turks and Moroccans in Amsterdam

Ethnic group Moroccan Turkish
Standardised ORa (CIb) Standardised ORa (CIb)
Density of Moroccans (%)
 Buffer50 1.01 (0.89; 1.14) 1.05 (0.94; 1.19)
 100 1.08 (0.95; 1.23) 1.08 (0.95; 1.23)
 150 1.10 (0.96; 1.26) 1.05 (0.92; 1.20)
 300 1.09 (0.95; 1.25) 1.05 (0.92; 1.20)
 500 1.09 (0.96; 1.24) 1.04 (0.92; 1.19)
 750 1.11 (0.98; 1.26) 1.08 (0.96; 1.23)
 1000 1.15 (1.02; 1.30)* 1.08 (0.96; 1.23)
Density of Turks (%)   
 50 1.19 (1.07; 1.33)** 1.10 (1.00; 1.22)
 100 1.16 (1.04; 1.30)** 1.06 (0.95; 1.18)
 150 1.17 (1.04; 1.31)** 1.07 (0.96; 1.19)
 300 1.15 (1.03; 1.30)* 1.05 (0.94; 1.17)
 500 1.14 (1.01; 1.28)* 1.08 (0.97; 1.21)
 750 1.14 (1.01; 1.28)* 1.09 (0.97; 1.22)
 1000 1.16 (1.02; 1.31)* 1.07 (0.95; 1.21)
Ethnic heterogeneity
 50 0.98 (0.89; 1.09) 0.98 (0.89; 1.08)
 100 1.03 (0.93; 1.15) 0.97 (0.88; 1.08)
 150 1.03 (0.92; 1.15) 0.99 (0.89; 1.10)
 300 1.10 (0.97; 1.24) 0.97 (0.86; 1.08)
 500 1.15 (1.01; 1.31)* 1.03 (0.92; 1.16)
 750 1.11 (0.97; 1.26) 1.06 (0.94; 1.20)
 1000 1.14 (0.99; 1.31) 1.09 (0.96; 1.24)
  1. * Significant at the 0.05 level
  2. ** Significant at the 0.01 level
  3. aOR represents the standardised Odds Ratio (i.e. change in odds of having better self-rated health with one standard deviation increase in the predictor variable)
  4. bCI represents 95% confidence interval