Table 1

Frequency of occurrence of one or more somatic symptoms in 1990 and 1995 in men and women

GenderSymptoms in 1990Symptoms in 1995OR95% CI
Yes (%)No (%)
MaleYes67.341.02.971.54–5.72
No32.759.0
(52)(166)
FemaleYes78.258.32.561.64–4.01
No21.841.7
(174)(223)
  • Number of cases in parentheses.

  • OR, odds ratio.