Table. 1.

Differences in Health Problems according to General Characteristics and Working Characteristics of the Subjects (N=395)

Variables Categories n (%) Musculoskeletal disease Fatigue Headache, eye strain



% x2 (p) % % x2 (p) % x2 (p)
Total 189 (100.0) 34.7 26.1 16.8
Gender Male 19 (4.8) 31.6 0.1 (.765) 31.6 0.3 (.580) 10.5 0.6 (.456)
Female 376 (95.2) 34.9 25.9 17.1
Age (year) ≤30 105 (26.6) 26.7 4.7 (.097) 20.2 3.4 (.185) 15.2 4.1 (.132)
31~44 212 (53.7) 36.5 26.9 14.7
≥45 78 (19.7) 41.0 32.1 24.4
Education Associate degree 137 (37.2) 35.0 0.1 (.761) 25.0 0.01 (.908) 14.7 0.3 (.583)
≥Bachelor's degree 231 (62.8) 33.5 25.5 16.9
Income <300 235 (59.5) 33.8 0.3 (.610) 27.4 0.4 (.509) 15.0 1.3 (.249)
≥300 160 (40.5) 36.3 24.4 19.4
Company size 1~49 239 (61.3) 32.8 0.6 (.459) 23.9 1.3 (.255) 11.8 8.0 (.005)
≥50 151 (38.7) 36.4 29.1 22.5
Employment type Permanent 377 (95.9) 35.1 0.7 (.406) 25.8 0.2 (.626) 16.8 0.2 (.654)
Temporary 16 (4.1) 25.5 31.3 12.5
Night work Yes 277 (70.1) 34.8 0.0 (.994) 24.9 0.7 (.392) 15.9 0.4 (.511)
No 118 (29.9) 34.7 29.1 18.6
Shift work Shift 129 (33.0) 36.4 0.3 (.596) 35.2 9.1 (.003) 21.7 3.5 (.060)
Regular 262 (67.0) 33.7 21.0 14.2
Weekly working hours ≤40 193 (48.9) 31.1 2.6 (.274) 24.4 2.5 (.289) 18.7 1.7 (.431)
41~51 156 (39.5) 39.4 30.1 16.1
≥52 46 (11.6) 34.8 20.0 10.9
Korean J Occup Health Nurs 2020;29:1~7 https://doi.org/10.5807/kjohn.2020.29.1.1
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