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Table 1 General characteristics of study subjects

From: Effects of health and safety problem recognition on small business facility investment

Characteristics Frequency (%)
Region (n = 1,145)  
 Gyeonggi 305(26.6)
 Seoul 170(14.8)
 Gyeongnam 254(22.2)
 Daegu 182(15.9)
 Gwangju 144(12.6)
 Chungnam 90(7.9)
Type of industry (n = 1,145)  
 Light* 284(24.9)
 Petrochemical 170(14.9)
 Machine and metal 488(42.7)
 Electrical and electronics 199(17.5)
Company size (no. of employees) (n = 1,141)  
4 285(24.9)
 5-9 330(28.8)
 10-29 376(32.8)
 30-49 150(13.1)
Type of employment (n = 1,143)  
 Regular only 981(85.8)
 With irregular 162(14.2)
Shift work (n = 1,143)  
 No 995(87.1)
 Yes 148(12.9)
  1. *Light: Manufacture of Food Products, Manufacture of Beverages, Manufacture of Luggage and Footwear etc.