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Table 8 Professions of the teacher and control groups

From: Do teachers have more health problems? Results from a French cross-sectional survey

Professions n %
Teachers (N = 3,679)
   Nursery school 401 10.9
   Elementary school 934 25.4
   Intermediate school 868 23.6
   Regular secondary school 422 11.5
   Vocational secondary school 464 12.6
   Special education school 118 3.2
   Post-secondary school 351 9.5
   Other 122 3.3
Controls (N = 1,817)
   Headmaster, principal, school inspector 165 9.1
   School counselor, school psychologist, documentalist 91 5.0
   Professional occupation 49 2.7
   Craftsman, shopkeeper, company head, farmer 50 2.8
   Executive, manager 334 18.4
   Health professional, social worker 112 6.2
   Technician, supervisor 154 8.5
   Office worker, shop assistant 367 20.2
   Worker, maintenance personnel 458 25.2
   Other 36 1.9
  1. n = number of cases in each category for each group. % = proportion of cases in each category for each group. For example, physician, dentist, pharmacist, lawyer...