TableĀ 3

Pooled random effects estimates for low socioeconomic status by groups of disabling chronic conditions

Disabling chronic conditionStudiesOR (95% CI)Heterogeneity (I2 statistic)
All-cause disabling chronic conditions201.72 (1.48 to 2.01)95.0% (94.7% to 95.7%)
Psychological disorders551.88 (1.68 to 2.10)93.6% (92.6% to 94.3%)
Intellectual disability212.41 (2.03 to 2.86)98.1% (97.9% to 98.3%)
Activity-limitation or hospital admission for asthma132.20 (1.87 to 2.85)96.9% (96.2% to 97.4%)
Cerebral Palsy61.42 (1.26 to 1.61)64.0% (0% to 83.1%)
Congenital abnormalities131.41 (1.24 to 1.61)91.2% (87.6% to 93.4%)
Epilepsy61.38 (1.20 to 1.59)23.4% (0% to 67.5%)
Sensory impairment91.70 (1.39 to 2.07)57.3% (0 to 77.2%)