Table 3

Distribution of childhood SEP (S1) and early adulthood SEP (S2) for men and women in each of the NSHD and Whitehall II Study by whether the outcome variable was observed

MenWomen
Observed crystallised abilityMissing crystallised abilityObserved crystallised abilityMissing crystallised ability
Whitehall IIN%N%N%N%
S1 0118940792455164761956
1181460979555915348044
S2 0227359637659747144381
1156941344353982910219
NSHD
S1 072057680627495651764
154343412385834429636
S2 071955695699747159380
158245312314052915220
  • NSHD,┬áNational Survey of Health and Development; SEP, socioeconomic position.