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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants

From: Chronic disease risk factors, healthy days and medical claims in South African employees presenting for health risk screening

  Total (n = 1954) Engineering (n = 223) Finance (n = 851) Consulting (n = 133) Transport (n = 138) Logistics (n = 42) ITS (n = 173) Manufacturing (n = 240) Academic (n = 154)
% participants 25.8 18.9 19.3 81.5 4.4 28.0 28.6 41.6 14.7
% Women 42 32 44 49 39 34 35 32 64
Chronological Age (yrs) 34.9 (± 10.3) 39.5 (± 10.70) 32.2 (± 9.45) 33.1 (± 8.3) 32.5 (± 9.3) 35.7 (± 8.6) 34.5 (± 10.4) 40.7 (± 10.58) 37.5 (± 10.0)
Risk related Age (yrs) 38.5 (± 12.9) 44.8 (± 14.1) 34.6 (± 11.3) 36.6 (± 10.60) 34.7 (± 10.0) 41.7 (± 12.7) 38.7 (± 12.3) 47.0 (± 13.6) 41.7 (± 12.7)
  1. Results for chronological age and risk related age are reported as (mean ± SD)
  2. Participation and women participating are represented as percentage.