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Table 1 Distribution of Occupation skill level and Occupation type by sex in older Koreans

From: Employment and occupation effects on late-life depressive symptoms among older Koreans: a cross-sectional population survey

Occupation skill level Occupation type Male Female
N (%) N (%)
Third/Fourth kill level Professional, manager 230 7.0 51 1.3
Second skill level Clerk 90 2.6 35 0.8
Service and sales 188 7.9 335 9.7
Agricultural and fishery 620 18.5 493 10.9
Plant and Machine operator 385 15.7 59 1.7
First skill level Manual worker 361 11.3 524 14.0
Unemployed   1304 37.1 2645 61.7
Total   3178 100 4142 100