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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the participants

From: The impact of multi-site musculoskeletal pain on work ability among health care providers

Variable N %
Age (year) – mean (SD)   33.9 (9.5)
Female 186 73.2
BMI   
<18.5 kg/m2 20 7.9
18.5 – 24.99 kg/m2 165 65.2
≥25 kg/m2 68 26.9
Occupation   
Physician 59 23.2
Pharmacist 52 20.5
Nurse 73 28.7
Dentist 27 10.6
Medical technician 30 11.8
Physical and occupational therapist 13 5.1
No stress problem 122 48.0
Satisfied in workload 148 58.3
Satisfied in payment 76 29.9
Satisfied in rest time 109 42.9
Satisfied in teamwork 165 65.0
Satisfied in working environment 141 55.5
Neck pain 63 24.8
Upper extremities pain 45 17.8
Low back pain 67 26.6
Lower extremities pain 72 28.3
Number of pain sites   
No pain 136 53.5
Few pain sites 79 31.1
Many pain sites 39 15.4