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Table 2 Private life characteristics and WPC among women

From: The Gutenberg health study: associations between occupational and private stress factors and work-privacy conflict

    WPC n (%)
  Mean (SD) of WPC n Very low (<20 %) Low (20–39 %) Moderate (40–59 %) High (60–79 %) Very high (>=80 %)
   1,653 562 (34.0) 387 (23.4) 323 (19.5) 263 (15.9) 118 (7.1)
Alter        
35–44 36 (28) 608 197 (32.4) 148 (24.3) 104 (17.1) 109 (17.9) 50 (8.2)
45–54 35 (27) 689 227 (32.9) 164 (23.8) 148 (21.5) 105 (15.2) 45 (6.5)
55–64 32 (27) 356 138 (38.8) 75 (21.1) 71 (19.9) 49 (13.8) 23 (6.5)
Education (school)        
Certificate of Secondary Education (9th Grade) 30 (28) 367 160 (43.6) 73 (19.9) 63 (17.2) 49 (13.4) 22 (6.0)
General Certificate of Secondary Education (10th Grade) 30 (26) 506 207 (40.9) 117 (23.1) 93 (18.4) 63 (12.5) 26 (5.1)
International Baccalaureate (12th/13th Grade) 40 (27) 760 188 (24.7) 194 (25.5) 163 (21.4) 146 (19.2) 69 (9.1)
Other certification 39 (27) 15 5 (33.3) 3 (20.0) 4 (26.7) 2 (13.3) 1 (6.7)
None 40 (37) 5 2 (40.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 3 (60.0) 0 (0.0)
Education (occupational)        
Vocational School/ Apprenticeship 30 (27) 791 332 (42.0) 175 (22.1) 138 (17.4) 103 (13.0) 43 (5.4)
Technical School/Master Craftsman 35 (26) 229 72 (31.4) 56 (24.5) 53 (23.1) 35 (15.3) 13 (5.7)
University of Applied Sciences 41 (27) 534 120 (22.5) 133 (24.9) 117 (21.9) 113 (21.2) 51 (9.6)
Other qualification 39 (27) 33 7 (21.2) 11 (33.3) 8 (24.2) 4 (12.1) 3 (9.1)
None 30 (32) 66 31 (47.0) 12 (18.2) 7 (10.6) 8 (12.1) 8 (12.1)
SES        
Low (<7.8) 25 (27) 61 31 (50.8) 12 (19.7) 10 (16.4) 4 (6.6) 4 (6.6)
Intermediate (7.8–14) 31 (27) 936 379 (40.5) 206 (22.0) 171 (18.3) 124 (13.2) 56 (6.0)
High (>14) 41 (27) 521 152 (29.2) 169 (32.4) 142 (27.3) 135 (25.9) 58 (11.1)
Marital Status        
Married 33 (27) 1,101 391 (35.5) 269 (24.4) 213 (19.3) 154 (14.0) 74 (6.7)
Registered partners 44 (39) 4 1 (25.0) 1 (25.0) 1 (25.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (25.0)
Divorced 36 (29) 181 65 (35.9) 34 (18.8) 36 (19.9) 32 (17.7) 14 (7.7)
Separated 46 (27) 43 7 (16.3) 11 (25.6) 9 (20.9) 10 (23.3) 6 (14.0)
Widow(er) 24 (27) 44 27 (61.4) 4 (9.1) 4 (9.1) 8 (18.2) 1 (2.3)
Single, never married 39 (27) 280 71 (25.4) 68 (24.3) 60 (21.4) 59 (21.1) 22 (7.9)
Biological children        
0 39 (28) 492 137 (27.8) 112 (22.8) 108 (22.0) 86 (17.5) 49 (10.0)
1–2 32 (27) 959 357 (37.2) 235 (24.5) 171 (17.8) 139 (14.5) 57 (5.9)
3+ 35 (27) 202 68 (33.7) 40 (19.8) 44 (21.8) 38 (18.8) 12 (5.9)
Children < 18y at home        
0 34 (27) 1,578 535 (33.9) 374 (23.7) 307 (19.5) 250 (15.8) 112 (7.1)
1–2 37 (26) 66 24 (36.4) 10 (15.2) 14 (21.2) 12 (18.2) 6 (9.1)
3+ 27 (21) 9 3 (33.3) 3 (33.3) 2 (22.2) 1 (11.1) 0 (0.0)
People in household        
1–2 35 (28) 910 308 (33.8) 203 (22.3) 180 (19.8) 142 (15.6) 77 (8.5)
3–4 33 (26) 637 223 (35.0) 165 (25.9) 115 (18.1) 99 (15.5) 35 (5.5)
5+ 37 (26) 90 27 (30.0) 17 (18.9) 24 (26.7) 18 (20.0) 4 (4.4)
Time spent caring for children        
0 h/week 34 (28) 1,109 385 (34.7) 257 (23.2) 221 (19.9) 160 (14.4) 86 (7.8)
1–3 h/week 35 (27) 346 121 (35.0) 77 (22.3) 58 (16.8) 67 (19.4) 23 (6.6)
4+ hours/week 35 (25) 195 56 (28.7) 52 (26.7) 43 (22.1) 36 (18.5) 8 (4.1)
Time spent caring for adult relatives        
0 h/week 34 (27) 1,483 502 (33.9) 357 (24.1) 292 (19.7) 229 (15.4) 103 (6.9)
1–3 h/week 38 (29) 154 54 (35.1) 26 (16.9) 29 (18.8) 31 (20.1) 14 (9.1)
4+ hours/week 34 (32) 14 6 (42.9) 3 (21.4) 1 (7.1) 3 (21.4) 1 (7.1)
Time spent on household errands        
0 h/week 31 (31) 18 8 (44.4) 3 (16.7) 3 (16.7) 3 (16.7) 1 (5.6)
1–3 h/week 36 (27) 1,154 368 (31.9) 286 (24.8) 225 (19.5) 181 (15.7) 94 (8.1)
4+ hours/week 32 (27) 475 185 (38.9) 97 (20.4) 93 (19.6) 78 (16.4) 22 (4.6)
Time spent on hobbies        
0 h/week 41 (29) 300 81 (27.0) 64 (21.3) 55 (18.3) 67 (22.3) 33 (11.0)
1–3 h/week 34 (27) 1,241 429 (34.6) 295 (23.8) 247 (19.9) 188 (15.1) 82 (6.6)
4+ hours/week 25 (24) 108 49 (45.4) 27 (25.0) 21 (19.4) 8 (7.4) 3 (2.8)
Time spent on job development        
0 h/week 34 (27) 1,418 501 (35.3) 321 (22.6) 279 (19.7) 220 (15.5) 97 (6.8)
1–3 h/week 39 (27) 230 59 (25.7) 65 (28.3) 43 (18.7) 43 (18.7) 20 (8.7)
4+ hours/week 18 (10) 3 2 (66.7) 1 (33.3) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
Smoking Status        
Never 35 (28) 771 267 (34.6) 186 (24.1) 130 (16.9) 125 (16.2) 63 (8.2)
Quit 0-2y ago 32 (28) 35 11 (31.4) 11 (31.4) 5 (14.3) 6 (17.1) 2 (5.7)
Quit 2 + y ago 35 (27) 463 148 (32.0) 106 (22.9) 114 (24.6) 66 (14.3) 29 (6.3)
Current 34 (27) 383 136 (35.5) 83 (21.7) 74 (19.3) 66 (17.2) 24 (6.3)
Pack-years        
Never smoked 35 (28) 771 267 (34.6) 186 (24.1) 130 (16.9) 125 (16.2) 63 (8.2)
<20 PY 34 (27) 720 243 (33.8) 162 (22.5) 160 (22.2) 111 (15.4) 44 (6.1)
20–39 PY 34 (26) 102 33 (32.4) 25 (24.5) 23 (22.5) 16 (15.7) 5 (4.9)
40+ PY 40 (34) 20 8 (40.0) 2 (10.0) 2 (10.0) 6 (30.0) 2 (10.0)
Alcohol intakeb        
No intake 34 (27) 810 280 (34.6) 190 (23.5) 158 (19.5) 126 (15.6) 56 (6.9)
Intake beneath tolerable limit 35 (28) 440 152 (34.5) 92 (20.9) 84 (19.1) 76 (17.3) 36 (8.2)
Intake above tolerable limit 34 (26) 370 120 (32.4) 98 (26.5) 73 (19.7) 56 (15.1) 23 (6.2)
Abuse of alcohol 37 (29) 33 10 (30.3) 7 (21.2) 8 (24.2) 5 (15.2) 3 (9.1)
Depression        
No 32 (26) 1,487 541 (36.4) 360 (24.2) 288 (19.4) 215 (14.5) 83 (5.6)
Yes 55 (28) 162 21 (13.0) 25 (15.4) 33 (20.4) 48 (29.6) 35 (21.6)
  1. bTOAM limits for women: beneath tolerable limit < =10g/day; above tolerable limit >10–40g/day; abuse >40g/day