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Table 1 Physical complaints weekly (%) by country and gender.

From: Screen-based activities and physical complaints among adolescents from the Nordic countries

  Backache weekly Headache weekly
  Boys Girls Boys Girls
  Estimate 95% CI Estimate 95% CI Estimate 95% CI Estimate 95% CI
DK 18.2 (16.7 to 19.7) 19.5 (17.9 to 21.2) 16.1 (14.8 to 17.5) 26.3 (24.6 to 28.1)
FI 17.6 (15.9 to 19.5) 19.1 (17.5 to 20.8) 31.0 (29.1 to 32.9) 43.9 (41.8 to 46.1)
GL 11.2 (8.8 to 14.1) 11.1 (8.9 to 13.8) 15.0 (12.5 to 17.8) 26.4 (23.2 to 29.8)
IS 21.5 (20.3 to 22.8) 25.9 (24.5 to 27.5) 27.1 (25.8 to 28.5) 38.1 (36.5 to 39.6)
NO 14.4 (13.0 to 15.9) 18.0 (16.3 to 19.8) 16.3 (14.7 to 18.0) 26.1 (24.2 to 28.1)
SE 16.4 (14.6 to 18.4) 21.6 (19.5 to 23.8) 25.2 (23.2 to 27.2) 39.3 (36.6 to 42.1)
Total 18.0 (17.4 to 18.7) 21.1 (20.4 to 21.9) 23.3 (22.6 to 24.0) 34.8 (33.9 to 35.7)
  1. CI- confidence interval; DK-Denmark; FI-Finland; GL-Greenland; IS-Iceland; NO-Norway; SE-Sweden.