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Table 2 Characteristics of the mothers in the original population by working hours per week in 1980: numbers, means, and proportions (%).

From: The relationship between a less gender-stereotypical parenthood and alcohol-related care and death: A registry study of Swedish mothers and fathers

  Working hours 0–19 Working hours 20–34 Working hours > 34
Number (n = 43,450) 14,616 18,492 10,342
Mean year of birth 1952 1951 1951
Mean income 1980 20,317 SEK 42,459 SEK 55,864 SEK
Children in 2000:    
- one child 29.1% 32.6% 38.9%
- two children 41.8% 46.5% 39.6%
- three or more children 29.1% 20.9% 21.5%
Born in Sweden 86.0% 92.2% 83.8%
Cohabitation 1980 90.4% 89.0% 83.1%
Occupational position 1980:    
- manual 7.1% 42.5% 46.9%
- low non-manual 1.8% 29.0% 20.9%
- medium/high non-manual 3.1% 26.1% 26.7%
- self-employed 0.4% 1.9% 4.5%
- other 87.6% 0.5% 1.0%
Deaths 1981–2001 2.5% 1.7% 2.1%
Inpatient care 1981–2001 28 days 19 days 22 days
Alcohol-related inpatient care and/or death 1981–2001 2.4% 1.1% 2.1%