Skip to main content

Table 1 Demographic characteristics to approval data of workers’ compensation for WRMSDs of five sectors in service industry

From: Characteristics of occupational musculoskeletal disorders of five sectors in service industry between 2004 and 2013

Variables Number Percentage
Gender Male 7742 60.82
Female 4988 39.18
Age(year) 18 ~ 29 1544 12.13
30 ~ 39 3777 29.67
40 ~ 49 3354 26.35
50 ~ 59 2783 21.86
≥ 60 1272 9.99
Disordera Accidental low back pain 7279 57.18
Non-accidental low back pain 2874 22.58
Musculoskeletal burdened works 2410 18.93
Carpal tunnel syndrome 167 1.31
  1. aThe data was classified based on WRMSDs classification code as authorization of workers’ compensation data of Korea Workers’ Compensation & Welfare Service (Kcomwel)
\