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Table 2 Estimated rate of agricultural injury by farmers’ characteristics

From: Estimated rate of agricultural injury: the Korean Farmers’ Occupational Disease and Injury Survey

Variables Unweighted Weighted
  N* n N n§ %±SE p-value
  8064 269 1,661,064 53,301 3.2±0.00  
Gender
  Male 4,324 195 916,683 39,300 4.3±0.00 0.001
  Female 3,740 74 744,382 14,001 1.9±0.00
Age (years)
  <50 1,124 21 217,876 4,043 1.9±0.01 0.003
  50-59 2,030 66 410,701 13,046 3.2±0.00
  60-69 2,460 80 517,046 15,840 3.1±0.00
  ≥70 2,450 102 515,441 20,372 4.0±0.00
Total years farming (years)
  <10 542 10 106,369 2,171 2.0±0.00 0.001
  10-19 742 14 152,987 2,678 1.8±0.00
  ≥20 6,780 245 1,401,709 48,452 3.5±0.00
Average months per year of farming (months)
  <7 1,667 28 350,121 5,103 1.5±0.00 0.002
  7-9 2,533 82 503,324 15,027 3.0±0.01
  ≥10 3,864 159 807,619 33,170 4.1±0.01
Average hours per day of farming (hours)
  <5 2,055 38 411,985 7,084 1.7±0.00 0.001
  5-9 4,825 175 1,017,031 35,409 3.5±0.01
  ≥10 1,184 56 232,048 10,807 4.7±0.00
  1. *Number of farmers who participated in the survey per category.
  2. Unweighted number of farmers who reported an agricultural injury that required an absence of more than 4 days.
  3. Estimated number of farmers in each category.
  4. §Estimated number of farmers who reported an agricultural injury that required an absence of more than 4 days for each category.
  5. Standard error.
  6. p-value calculated by Rao-Scott’s chi-squared test.