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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the subjects

From: Use of moulded hearing protectors by child care workers - an interventional pilot study

Variable N Percentage
Gender
 Women 41 91.1 %
 Men 4 8.9 %
Age in years
 18 to <30 9 20 %
 30 to <40 12 26.7 %
 40 to <50 17 37.8 %
 50+ 7 15.6 %
Nationality
 German 43 95.6 %
 Other 2 4.4 %
BMI
  < 25 25 55.6 %
  ≥ 25 18 40 %
 Missing 2 4.4 %
Physical exercise
 Regularly 25 55.6 %
 None 20 44.4 %
Weekly working hours
 Fulltime 18 40 %
 Part time 27 60 %
Institution
 Child day care centre 36 80 %
 School partnership 9 20 %
 Support for children and adolescents 0 0 %
Total 45 100 %