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Table 1 Demographic and lifestyle characteristics

From: Online survey among maritime pilots: job-related stress and strain and the effects on their work ability

  1-week ROS (n = 49) 4-month ROS (n = 352) p
Age, years (SD) 50.3 (6.9) 48.2 (8.6) 0.0521
BMI, kg/m2(SD) 26.8 (3.1) 27.4 (3.7) 0.2301
 ≥ 25, n (%) 37 (75.5%) 256 (72.7%) 0.6812
Partnership, n (%) 48 (98.0%) 322 (91.5%) 0.1112
 Working partner, n (%) 34 (70.8%) 183 (56.8%) 0.0662
 Working hours/week (SD) 27.4 (11.0) 27.9 (13.0) 0.8111
Children younger than 6 years, n (%) 28 (57.1%) 180 (51.1%) 0.4302
Lifestyle parameter
Smoking, n (%)
  Current smoker 7 (14.3%) 66 (18.8%) 0.5382
  Ex-smoker 20 (40.8%) 155 (44.0%)
  Never smoker 22 (44.9%) 131 (37.2%)
Regular sport exercises, n (%) 14 (28.6%) 113 (32.1%) 0.6192
  During working period, mean h/week (SD) 4.7 (3.6) 4.2 (2.0) 0.6321
  During holidays, mean h/week (SD) 7.1 (5.3) 6.0 (3.6) 0.4591
  1. 1Student’s T test
  2. 2Chi-square test