Table 3

Multivariable* risk ratios of experiencing less than full health (HRQL index score <1 vs HRQL index score=1) in a cohort of US men and women by sex/gender and sexual orientation (n=9914)

Female (n=6663)Relative risk (95% CI)
Completely heterosexualMostly heterosexualBisexualLesbian/Gay
(n=5353)(n=1037)(n=159)(n=114)
Model 0: sociodemographics1.00 (ref)1.33 (1.27 to 1.39)1.53 (1.42 to 1.65)1.42 (1.29 to 1.57)
Model 1: model 0 + unemployed1.00 (ref)1.32 (1.26 to 1.38)1.51 (1.40 to 1.62)1.41 (1.28 to  1.56)
Model 2: model 0 + uninsured1.00 (ref)1.32 (1.27 to 1.38)1.50 (1.39 to 1.61)1.42 (1.29 to  1.57)
Model 3: model 0 + lacked routine physical exam1.00 (ref)1.33 (1.27 to 1.39)1.53 (1.42 to 1.65)1.42 (1.29 to  1.57)
Model 4: model 0 + unemployed +  uninsured + lacked routine physical exam1.00 (ref)1.32 (1.26 to 1.38)1.48 (1.37 to 1.60)1.41 (1.28 to  1.56)