Skip to main content

Table 1 General characteristics of subjects

From: Comparison of anxiety and depression status between office and manufacturing job employees in a large manufacturing company: a cross sectional study

  Manufacturing job
(N = 1552)
Office job
(N = 222)
 
  N (%) N (%) p value*
Age (years)    <0.01
 20–29 47 (3.0) 44 (19.8)  
 30–39 156 (10.1) 110 (49.5)
 40–49 847 (54.6) 52 (23.4)
 50–59 502 (32.3) 16 (7.2)
Sex    <0.01
 Men 1521 (98.0) 190 (85.6)  
 Women 31 (2.0) 32 (14.4)
BMI (kg/m2)    0.21
  < 25 839 (54.1) 110 (49.5)  
25 713 (45.9) 112 (50.5)
Smoking    <0.01
 Never 423 (27.3) 99 (44.6)  
 Past 502 (32.3) 46 (20.7)
 Current 627 (40.4) 77 (34.7)
Drinking    0.90
 Non-drinker 426 (27.4) 60 (27.0)  
 Drinker 1126 (72.6) 162 (73.0)
Exercise    <0.01
 Physical activity 147 (9.5) 8 (3.6)  
 Physical inactivity 1405 (90.5) 214 (96.4)
Factory region    <0.01
 Factory A 844 (54.4) 144 (64.9)  
 Factory B 708 (45.6) 78 (35.1)
Working hours (weekly)    <0.01
40 315 (20.3) 21 (9.5)  
 41–51 600 (38.7) 71 (32.0)
 52–59 519 (33.4) 66 (29.7)
60 118 (7.6) 64 (28.8)
Anxiety    <0.01
 No 1447 (93.2) 190 (85.6)  
 Yes 105 (6.8) 32 (14.4)
Depression    <0.01
 No 1146 (73.8) 137 (61.7)  
 Yes 406 (26.2) 85 (38.3)
  1. BMI body mass index
  2. * P value was calculated by Chi-square test