Table 2

Prevalence (%) of psychiatric disorders according to social class, with odds ratio of employment status

Psychiatric disorderSocial classEmployed adjusted odds ratioUnemployed adjusted odds ratio (95% CI)
IIIIIIIVV
**P<0.01.
Mixed anxiety and depressive disorder60767876731.001.73** (1.34–2.24)
Generalised anxiety disorder23283041311.002.19** (1.53–3.10)
Depressive disorder9122228351.002.66** (1.73–4.10)
Phobia28819131.003.11** (1.65–5.80)
Obsessive–compulsive disorder6131211211.002.11** (1.20–3.74)
Panic disorder198712
Functional psychosis4344171.002.98** (1.18–7.47)
Alcohol dependence3334475873
Drug dependence7111735501.003.80** (2.55–5.60)