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Table 1 Descriptive data

From: Relationship between commuting and health outcomes in a cross-sectional population survey in southern Sweden

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