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Table 1 Prevalence of hearing problems in relation to different work-related stressors.

From: Stress and prevalence of hearing problems in the Swedish working population

Employment-related threats Prevalence of hearing problems Relationship between threats and hearing problems; Kendall's τ-b and p-value
  No problems N (row %) Either tinnitus or hearing loss N (row %) Both tinnitus and hearing loss N (row %)  
Risk of being moved to another work/job against ones will (N = 9,054). 0.076 p < 0.0001
Yes 997 (61) 514 (31) 126 (8)  
No 5,209 (70) 1,801 (24) 407 (6)  
Threats of getting fired (N = 8,616). 0.055 p < 0.001
Yes 714 (62) 345 (30) 85 (7)  
No 5,232 (70) 1,818 (24) 422 (6)  
Threats of bankruptcy (N = 8,385) 0.018 p = 0.105
Yes 247 (65) 106 (28) 25 (7)  
No 5,556 (69) 1,999 (25) 452 (6)