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Table 1 General characteristics of the study subjects

From: The Relationship between Musculoskeletal Symptoms and Work-related Risk Factors in Hotel Workers

Characteristics Total Male Female p *
N (%) N (%) N (%)
Age (years)
24 112 (11.0) 34 (5.5) 78 (19.7) <0.001
 25-29 216 (21.3) 108 (17.4) 108 (43.4)  
 30-34 162 (15.9) 98 (15.8) 64 (18.2)  
 35-39 148 (14.6) 99 (16.0) 49 (18.7)  
 40-44 109 (10.7) 86 (13.9) 23 (18.7)  
45 269 (26.5) 195 (31.5) 74 (18.7)  
Marital status
 Married 524 (51.6) 373 (60.2) 151 (38.1) <0.001
 Unmarried 492 (48.4) 247 (39.8) 245 (61.9)  
Smoking
 Yes 336 (33.1) 319 (51.5) 17 (4.3) <0.001
 No 680 (66.9) 301 (48.5) 379 (95.7)  
Alcohol drinking
 Yes 787 (77.5) 528 (85.2) 259 (65.4) <0.001
 No 229 (22.5) 92 (14.8) 137 (34.6)  
Physical activity
 Yes 734 (72.2) 482 (77.7) 252 (63.6) <0.001
 No 282 (27.8) 138 (22.3) 144 (36.4)  
Daily hours of sleep
6 655 (64.5) 406 (65.5) 249 (62.9) 0.397
 <6 361 (35.5) 214 (34.5) 147 (37.1)  
Satisfaction with sleep
 Yes 533 (52.5) 363 (58.5) 170 (42.9) <0.001
 No 483 (47.5) 257 (41.5) 226 (57.1)  
Total 1016 (100.0) 620 (100.0) 396 (100.0)  
  1. * By chi-squared test.