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Table 1 Basic characteristics for the study population

From: Fatigue in the general population- associations to age, sex, socioeconomic status, physical activity, sitting time and self-rated health: the northern Sweden MONICA study 2014

  Men n = 747 (48.3%) Women n = 798 (51.7%)
Age (years), mean 52 51
Age-groups (%)
 25–34 y 13.8 14.2
 35–44 y 16.9 19.3
 45–54 y 21.3 21.4
 55–64 y 22.9 22.4
 65–74 y 25.2 22.7
Self-rated health (%)
 Better than peers 26.8 21.4
 Similar 60.8 60.6
 Worse than peers 12.3 18.0
University education (%)
 Non-university education 74.0 60.6
 University education 26.0 39.4
Cambridge physical activity index (%)
 Inactive 17.7 14.8
 Moderately inactive 11.5 12.7
 Moderately active 19.4 17.5
 Active 20.2 21.7
 Missing Cambridge index data 31.2 33.3
Self-reported sitting-time (%)
 <4.5 h 34.5 39.9
 4.5–7.5 h 32.2 35.1
 >7.5 h 33.2 25.0
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