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Table 4 Adjusted odds ratios and 95% confidence intervals for work-related musculoskeletal symptoms(WRMSs)* according to related factors

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

Independent variables   Male WRMSs(+) Female WRMSs(+)
OR 95%CI OR 95%CI
Age (years) 24 1.00   1.00  
25-29 0.49 0.10-2.07 1.42 0.61-3.30
30-34 1.26 0.64-2.47 3.32 1.56-7.04
35-39 1.78 0.93-3.38 2.04 0.89-4.65
40-44 2.12 1.13-3.98 2.10 0.87-5.08
45 0.51 0.21-1.20 1.51 0.49-4.60
Department Rooms 1.00   1.00  
Food & Beverage 1.16 0.56-2.42 0.92 0.51-1.64
Kitchen 1.92 1.03-3.79 0.34 0.12-0.91
Housekeeping 0.29 0.03-2.44 0.35 0.17-0.73
Engineering 1.01 0.40-2.54 4.43 0.37-4.20
Back office 0.68 0.23-1.93 0.34 0.12-0.91
Shift work No 1.00   1.00  
Yes 0.94 0.58-1.54 1.60 1.02-2.59
Work intensity Low 1.00   1.00  
High 1.53 0.95-2.47 1.88 1.17-3.02
Satisfaction with sleep Yes 1.00   1.00  
  No 2.52 1.57-4.04 2.17 1.34-3.50
  1. Using multiple logistic regression analysis.
  2. * Adjusted for age, department, shift work, work intensity, satisfaction with sleep, weekly working hours, overtime work.
  3. Odds ratio, Confidence interval.