Table 5

Means and standard deviation of COPSOQ scales for different occupations
COPSOQ scales
Quantitative demands Emotional demands Demands for hiding emotions Work-Privacy-Conflict Influence at work Degree of freedom at work Possibilities for development Meaning of work Workplace commitment Predictability Role-clarity Role-conflicts Quality of leadership Social support Feedback Social relations Sense of community Mobbing Job insecurity Demands short scale Influence short scale Social support/leadership short scale
AGRIC 61.3 (18.3) 53.3 (14.4) 19.4 (19.6) 48.0 (23.2) 77.2 (23.7) 83.1 (18.7) 83.1 (14.4) 84.2 (15.3) 82.2 (16.8) 78.1 (22.2) 89.1 (13.7) 32.8 (18.2) 57.8 (11.8) 67.5 (20.6) 51.4 (23.8) 55.7 (18.0) 81.8 (9.7) 25.0 (16.7) 17.0 (15.6) 50.6 (15.0) 82.9 (15.6) 70.5 (12.2)
ELECT 46.3 (19.3) 45.1 (23.6) 40.6 (26.8) 39.2 (28.2) 64.3 (22.8) 71.0 (17.3) 72.4 (14.5) 75.0 (5.9) 56.6 (19.4) 43.0 (17.1) 74.1 (14.2) 38.6 (21.5) 43.9 (19.9) 59.6 (21.4) 48.1 (32.6) 56.7 (25.8) 77.6 (19.4) 14.6 (16.7) 21.9 (19.3) 43.9 (18.6) 70.3 (12.3) 53.8 (16.1)
ENGIN 54.0 (19.6) 43.9 (22.2) 32.6 (20.1) 40.0 (25.1) 58.3 (18.4) 77.0 (17.5) 81.1 (15.8) 78.0 (15.2) 62.1 (18.3) 66.7 (18.8) 78.5 (16.6) 34.9 (13.6) 49.5 (19.1) 67.8 (16.7) 46.6 (22.0) 61.9 (24.7) 81.4 (13.7) 11.0 (16.6) 19.9 (18.7) 46.7 (16.8) 72.3 (14.7) 61.3 (14.4)
TECHNI 44.1 (15.2) 42.4 (17.1) 23.2 (20.6) 26.1 (21.1) 58.9 (23.0) 77.9 (18.8) 73.2 (15.4) 78.8 (13.3) 63.7 (17.2) 63.9 (17.9) 76.7 (11.5) 40.8 (15.5) 55.1 (22.7) 68.9 (16.8) 50.8 (20.2) 58.3 (28.4) 84.5 (13.8) 18.5 (22.3) 28.8 (19.8) 40.8 (14.9) 71.0 (13.1) 63.5 (13.9)
SALE 47.0 (17.8) 45.7 (18.5) 44.8 (21.8) 34.2 (24.5) 45.9 (24.2) 50.8 (23.0) 61.3 (18.6) 68.7 (18.0) 58.1 (19.8) 63.3 (18.0) 74.8 (14.5) 34.5 (24.3) 51.4 (19.8) 60.0 (21.3) 44.4 (19.7) 61.6 (26.3) 81.3 (16.3) 20.4 (20.8) 25.2 (16.8) 47.4 (14.3) 58.5 (15.0) 59.3 (14.1)
RETAIL 46.8 (19.1) 47.1 (19.3) 37.1 (25.3) 33.4 (25.8) 68.8 (23.3) 79.1 (19.6) 77.9 (17.5) 79.3 (20.0) 69.5 (23.7) 71.8 (23.7) 83.0 (19.4) 40.7 (18.8) 54.8 (19.3) 68.2 (21.5) 50.0 (25.0) 63.8 (29.9) 77.8 (21.4) 17.3 (25.3) 26.9 (23.8) 47.1 (15.9) 76.7 (16.6) 64.9 (19.6)
BANK 56.4 (17.7) 44.3 (20.8) 34.4 (25.3) 39.9 (27.8) 49.0 (25.1) 75.5 (18.4) 73.0 (17.3) 74.0 (16.5) 59.5 (17.5) 63.8 (18.5) 82.8 (16.2) 34.9 (17.1) 50.6 (22.8) 64.9 (19.4) 41.1 (17.4) 59.7 (27.0) 80.9 (14.3) 11.7 (17.4) 24.9 (17.9) 49.7 (14.1) 67.0 (14.4) 60.0 (13.3)
CONSUL 43.6 (20.1) 47.0 (20.6) 33.3 (28.9) 25.1 (25.3) 71.0 (25.8) 86.6 (14.0) 83.9 (15.6) 80.7 (18.7) 72.7 (18.3) 71.2 (23.3) 87.1 (12.8) 35.4 (19.7) 54.5 (17.6) 71.1 (18.5) 48.8 (20.6) 69.4 (22.8) 86.5 (10.9) 9.4 (18.0) 26.6 (19.5) 44.1 (17.7) 79.9 (14.9) 64.7 (12.4)
LANDTR 38.0 (18.5) 40.1 (20.5) 34.8 (29.6) 39.9 (29.0) 44.9 (28.7) 56.3 (29.0) 59.0 (20.8) 74.2 (23.0) 55.2 (23.1) 60.8 (21.1) 80.7 (13.3) 44.6 (20.5) 52.8 (17.8) 63.0 (22.9) 43.8 (22.5) 29.4 (23.8) 75.7 (20.7) 18.2 (22.6) 28.3 (25.5) 35.2 (16.8) 58.9 (16.9) 58.9 (15.6)
WARE-HOUSE 46.6 (19.2) 40.4 (20.6) 34.9 (25.9) 24.5 (26.2) 43.1 (27.9) 54.9 (22.2) 58.6 (18.7) 69.3 (23.4) 49.9 (25.7) 54.4 (19.6) 77.8 (17.0) 42.2 (23.5) 45.5 (28.3) 60.2 (20.1) 51.3 (21.2) 58.6 (26.7) 80.3 (17.4) 18.1 (24.0) 31.6 (20.6)
    42.5
(17.7)
56.5 (21.5) 58.6 (15.6)
CONSULT 60.8 (17.2) 49.8 (18.2) 42.8 (22.2) 45.4 (26.8) 65.2 (19.6) 80.8 (15.5) 81.9 (13.5)

79.3

(13.4)

66.9 (17.3) 72.0 (17.8) 82.0 (14.2) 38.1 (19.3) 52.6 (20.3) 65.7 (18.9) 45.7 (21.8) 60.1 (25.8) 79.7 (13.5) 12.2 (16.8) 23.9 (18.2) 54.1 (15.1) 76.2 (12.3) 62.8 (13.9)
ASSEMBL 58.9 (18.9) 49.8 (23.1) 45.7(26.2) 44.3 (24.6) 43.2 (21.7) 72.9 (18.6) 74.3 (17.5) 76.0 (18.4) 54.4 (16.1) 56.8 (21.1) 82.1 (13.7) 43.0 (17.7) 44.5 (21.2) 63.8 (19.0) 44.5 (17.5) 46.5 (26.0) 77.5 (16.8) 12.9 (19.9) 14.1 (15.6) 55.2 (15.7) 65.8 (13.2) 56.3 (12.5)
CLERKS 50.2 (17.0) 42.3 (18.0) 31.8 (22.2) 34.4 (22.6) 52.2 (21.2) 73.7 (19.0) 72.1 (18.1) 73.2 (16.0) 55.4 (17.9) 55.8 (21.2) 74.9 (16.3) 39.5 (16.4) 43.8 (24.1) 58.6 (19.1) 37.2 (18.6) 60.8 (24.6) 74.8 (16.6) 14.4 (18.5) 32.0 (20.3) 45.7 (14.1) 67.0 (13.9) 52.2 (13.6)
OFFICE 47.0 (22.1) 38.3 (21.6) 31.2 (24.2) 26.4 (25.1 41.7 (24.5) 70.5 (21.5) 62.6 (19.0) 70.8 (17.9) 56.0 (19.3) 60.5 (21.3) 78.5 (15.7) 35.1 (20.2) 53.2 (24.1) 64.6 (21.4) 41.1 (24.1) 58.7 (28.1) 80.3 (15.6) 13.3 (17.6) 27.8 (21.7) 42.8 (18.5) 60.6 (15.1) 59.3 (16.8)
SERVICE 32.9 (18.9) 31.9 (22.6) 32.6 (26.3) 14.7 (19.7) 54.9 (28.5) 70.9 (21.8) 69.6 (18.2) 78.9 (22.0) 58.4 (19.7) 65.2 (21.0) 80.2 (16.0) 40.8 (21.9) 52.9 (30.9) 63.2 (26.2) 41.4 (28.9) 60.3 (26.6) 84.8 (18.5) 17.6 (21.2) 29.1 (23.8) 31.7 (16.0) 68.2 (19.8) 61.0 (20.0)
LEGAL 57.4 (16.0) 50.0 (13.3) 45.3 (24.1) 38.4 (23.0) 58.6 (20.5) 82.4 (16.5) 74.2 (17.8) 79.7 (14.9) 66.3 (15.6) 69.2 (19.4) 85.0 (10.0) 30.8 (16.6) 51.4 (21.1) 74.5 (18.2) 43.8 (18.8) 39.6 (35.3) 81.3 (16.7) 11.4 (17.2) 7.5 (10.1) 55.2 (11.8) 72.4 (14.6) 61.6 (13.7)
JOURN 47.7 (22.0) 43.6 (19.1) 29.0 (23.9) 34.3 (26.8) 55.7 (25.6) 73.0 (20.2) 73.9 (18.1) 77.3 (23.9) 63.1 (23.8) 62.5 (22.5) 80.4 (17.4) 32.4 (19.3) 44.4 (26.2) 61.9 (24.1) 43.1 (24.5) 58.1 (27.0) 77.5 (16.7) 15.8 (20.8) 24.3 (21.1) 45.6 (17.7) 70.3 (16.2) 57.1 (20.1)
ARTISTS 49.9 (21.4) 50.7 (26.3) 31.8 (23.0) 37.5 (22.2) 70.1 (21.3) 72.4 (20.9) 77.6 (18.1) 67.4 (21.0) 61.1 (22.9) 63.6 (25.0) 79.7 (15.6) 37.2 (16.7) 41.4 (25.4) 61.0 (16.9) 50.7 (20.9) 51.5 (26.5) 74.5 (20.1) 22.1 (17.4) 31.4 (17.7) 47.2 (17.0) 71.1 (17.1) 56.7 (19.3)
PHYSI-CANS 57.0 (22.8) 67.7 (15.0) 46.9 (20.9) 47.8 (29.0) 65.4 (26.5) 65.4 (26.2) 84.4 (12.4) 85.8 (15.2) 68.5 (15.9) 68.8 (26.1) 85.4 (16.9) 39.6 (18.5) 53.8 (21.4) 69.4 (17.5) 37.5 (23.9) 50.0 (33.1) 82.0 (12.2) 10.0 (15.8) 12.9 (12.3) 59.9 (12.7) 76.9 (12.6) 63.8 (14.5)
OTHER HEALTH 50.4 (20.3) 54.9 (20.9) 46.9 (22.7) 34.3 (26.7) 44.4 (27.9) 46.7 (23.6) 69.4 (14.8) 79.8 (17.4) 57.5 (19.3) 60.1 (19.1) 78.4 (14.1) 37.9 (16.7) 51.7 (23.0) 65.8 (19.3) 47.6 (24.3) 54.1 (28.6) 75.9 (16.0) 17.5 (21.3) 25.9 (18.6) 52.5 (17.5) 62.0 (17.9) 59.4 (16.4)
SOCIAL 48.8 (21.3) 63.5 (20.3) 34.8 (20.2) 41.3 (27.9) 52.2 (21.0) 47.3 (25.3) 75.0 (14.5) 83.3 (16.0) 59.3 (18.2) 56.3 (22.7) 79.4 (17.6) 40.1 (19.5) 52.0 (26.7) 65.3 (18.4) 45.5 (19.0) 55.3 (26.6) 76.5 (17.6) 18.4 (20.3) 23.9 (20.5) 51.0 (17.1) 66.7 (13.5) 58.4 (16.0)
TEACHER 53.3 (19.8) 62.3 (18.3) 42.3 (22.0) 45.5 (25.3) 61.4 (19.1) 35.2 (31.6) 85.5 (11.9) 86.7 (13.0) 68.4 (16.5) 67.3 (18.8) 82.3 (14.1) 41.9 (19.1) 54.6 (22.1) 66.8 (20.0) 43.8 (21.7) 25.6 (25.0) 79.8 (12.6) 7.3 (15.3) 9.5 (14.0) 54.9 (15.0) 74.3 (12.8) 62.9 (13.9)
SCIENCE 55.9 (20.7) 56.7 (18.8) 41.9 (23.0) 49.8 (28.5) 66.6 (20.1) 79.7 (19.0) 84.1 (14.4) 80.6 (21.0) 66.3 (23.7) 64.5 (22.9) 79.6 (9.3) 35.9 (20.4) 47.8 (28.0) 64.1 (21.8) 45.6 (21.2) 53.7 (29.9) 72.5 (21.6) 14.1 (25.8) 25.9 (17.5)
    54.0
(15.8)
76.8 (16.4) 58.6 (20.4)
OTHER 36.2 (21.1) 34.9 (22.2) 32.7 (25.4) 22.1 (22.1) 44.6 (28.7) 64.7 (25.5) 58.7 (23.1) 71.0 (21.3) 56.4 (21.3) 62.5 (22.4) 79.7 (15.6) 33.5 (19.3) 54.8 (21.3) 63.7 (23.0) 44.3 (25.1) 49.8 (32.1) 79.6 (17.8) 14.9 (21.0) 23.4 (20.6) 36.5 (18.1) 60.4 (19.9) 60.5 (15.8)

The columns list the COPSOQ scales (see Table 1), the rows represent occupational groups.

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