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Table 5 Sociodemographic and socioeconomic characteristics of immune-mediated classes, men and women

From: A step beyond the hygiene hypothesis—immune-mediated classes determined in a population-based study

  Neutral class Resilient class Atopic class Mixed class ACE class Overall
Men
N 1337 523 131 177 96 2264
 SES score 3.56 (3.50–3.63) 3.33 (3.23–3.44) 3.93 (3.73–4.13) 3.77 (3.60–3.94) 3.27 (3.00–3.54) 3.53 (3.48–3.59)
 Mean age 53.6 (53.0–54.2) 54.4 (53.4–55.4) 50.1 (48.2–51.9) 53.3 (51.6–55.0) 51.5 (49.3–53.6) 53.5 (53.0–53.9)
Women
N 1512 509 186 255 148 2610
 SES score 3.19 (3.12–3.25) 3.20 (3.09–3.31) 3.39 (3.21–3.57) 3.44 (3.29–3.59) 2.95 (2.73–3.16) 3.21 (3.17–3.26)
 Mean age 54.7 (54.2–55.3) 56.4 (55.4–57.5) 51.9 (50.2–53.5) 55.2 (54.0–56.5) 51.1 (49.7–52.6) 54.7 (54.3–55.1)
  1. ACE adverse childhood experiences, SES socioeconomic status (Hollingshead index)