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Table 2 Participant characteristics at baseline

From: Is the association between high strain work and depressive symptoms modified by private life social support: a cohort study of 1,074 Danish employees?

  N (%) Mean (SD)
Total 1074 (100)  
Demographics   
Women 804 (74.9)  
Age   45 (8.8)
Socioeconomic position   
  High 253 (23.6)  
  Intermediate 224 (20.9)  
  Low 597 (55.6)  
Exposure and outcome   
High strain work 168 (15.6)  
Incident severe depressive symptoms 69 (6.4)  
Low private life social support 284 (26.4)  
Private life social support, domains with confidants   
  0 30 (2.8)  
  1 254 (23.7)  
  2 320 (29.8)  
  3 282 (26.3)  
  4 145 (13.5)  
  5+ 43 (4.0)  
Joint exposure high strain work and low private life social support   
High strain work   
  low private life social support 47 (4.4)  
  high private life social support 129 (12.0)  
Not high strain work   
  low private life social support 237 (22.1)  
  high private life social support 661 (61.6)