Table 1

Descriptive data

Total

Active < 30 min

Car < 30 min

Car 30 - 60 min

Car > 60 min

Public > 30 min

Public 30 - 60 min

Public > 60 min


Age1 (median years)

45

46

45

45.5

47

43

43

43


Sex1 (% male)

50

42

54

63

76

37

38

50


University education1

(%)

43

47

38

43

46

47

59

64


Manual workers1 (%)

34

35

37

29

29

33

22

20


Born abroad1 (%)

9

9

8

7

10

12

9

16


Urban residents2 (%)

26

44

19

12

15

37

33

38


Cohabiting2 (%)

78

72

80

83

82

72

77

75


Living with children under 13 years2 (%)

31

24

34

33

31

30

29

25


High psycological demands at work3 (%)

47

45

46

50

58

45

45

51


Low control at work3

(%)

53

55

53

46

38

59

57

53


Job strain2 (%)

22

22

22

29

20

25

24

24


Frequently working overtime2 (%)

25

24

26

28

37

19

21

27


Unemployed during the last three years2 (%)

10

9

8

10

13

12

14

19


Income2 (median number of price base amounts)

6.5

6.0

6.6

7.1

8.1

5.9

6.4

6.3


Ever having problems paying bills2 (%)

22

20

22

21

23

26

24

26


Working hours per week3 (median)

40

41

41

42

43

41

41

41


1 Covariate adjusted for in the first step. 2 Covariate adjusted for in second step. 3Covariate not adjusted for.

Hansson et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:834   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-834

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