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Table 2 Prevalence of life-style behaviors and risk factors at T1 and T2

From: Health promotion in the Danish maritime setting: challenges and possibilities for changing lifestyle behavior and health among seafarers

  Health hehaviors and health indicators T1 T2 p
   N (%) N (%)  
  Smokers 79 (40%) 74 (38%) 0.300
At home Physical exercise ≥ 3 times weekly 50 (25%) 53 (27%) 0.749
At sea Physical exercise ≥ 3 times weekly 65 (32%) 72 (35%) 0.435
At home Physical exercise < 1 weekly or never 100 (50%) 93 (46%) 0.390
At sea Physical exercise < 1 weekly or never 92 (45%) 82 (40%) 0.250
At home Overeating ≥ 3 times weekly 83 (42%) 78 (39%) 0.576
At sea Overeating ≥ 3 times weekly 85 (45%) 83 (43%) 0.883
At home Intake of high-sugar products ≥ 3 times weekly 81 (41%) 60 (30%) 0.004
At sea Intake of high-sugar products ≥ 3 times weekly 102 (53%) 84 (44%) 0.022
  High fitness score 45 (34%) 67 (51%) 0.000
  High waist circumference ≥ 94 cm 102 (71%) 93 (65%) 0.064
  Metabolic syndrome 79 (57%) 66 (48%) 0.029