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Table 1 Descriptive data for male (N = 108) and female (N = 83) blue-collar workers

From: Differences between work and leisure in temporal patterns of objectively measured physical activity among blue-collar workers

  Males Females
Age (years); m (SD) 43.8 (9.5) 46.9 (9.3)
Body mass index (kg/m2); m (SD) 26.8 (4.4) 25.8 (5.9)
Measured working days per worker; m (SD) 2.0 (0.9) 1.9 (0.8)
Wear-time work (hours/day); m (SD) 8.4 (2.6) 8.3 (2.1)
Wear-time leisure (hours/day); m (SD) 9.2 (2.9) 8.6 (2.2)
Occupation, N   
 Health service 0 14
 Assemblers 4 27
 Cleaners 5 26
 Construction 38 0
 Manufacturing 31 16
 Garbage collectors 19 0
 Mobile plant operators 10 0
 Other occupation 1 0