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Table 3 Median proportion of OME contained in LSOA grouped by quintiles (2018)

From: Spatial heterogeneity and socioeconomic determinants of opioid prescribing in England between 2015 and 2018

LSOA  
Quantile featureHigh median (%)Multivariable logit
Employment  
Least deprived6.41 (ref)
.11.62.46 (2.24–2.7)
.14.15.48 (4.91–6.11)
.17.114.91 (13.08–17.0)
Most deprived22.162.62 (52.8–74.28)
Whites  
Lowest percentage3.71 (ref)
.9.44.29 (3.75–4.9)
.14.68.59 (7.41–9.97)
.19.215.63 (13.34–18.32)
Highest percentage24.430.15 (25.43–5.73)
Level 4+  
Lowest percentage24.21 (ref)
.18.10.81 (0.73–0.9)
.14.80.82 (0.73–0.92)
.9.80.59 (0.52–0.67)
Highest percentage4.40.41 (0.35–0.48)
Apprenticeship  
Lowest percentage3.21 (ref)
.10.81.49 (1.29–1.71)
.16.61.73 (1.48–2.03)
.19.42.09 (1.78–2.47)
Highest percentage21.22.33 (1.96–2.76)
Housing  
Least deprived17.41 (ref)
.17.10.69 (0.64–0.76)
.18.00.6 (0.54–0.66)
.14.40.37 (0.33–0.41)
Most deprived4.30.18 (0.15–0.21)
Outdoor env.  
Least deprived16.71 (ref)
.18.61.18 (1.07–1.29)
.16.21.01 (0.91–1.12)
.14.41.08 (0.97–1.21)
Most deprived5.30.62 (0.53–0.72)
  1. Odds ratio and 95% CI provided by the multivariable logistic regression