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Table 1 Employees’ baseline characteristics

From: A workplace intervention to reduce alcohol and drug consumption: a nonrandomized single-group study

Characteristic Mean (±SD) N (%)
 Age 42.48 (±10.44)  
 Weight (kg) 79.71 (±16.03)  
 Height (m) 1.71 (±0.84)  
 IMC (kg/m2) 27.30 (±4.82)  
 Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 131.6 (±18.01)  
 Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 78.6 (±11.54)  
 Women   287 (26)
 Men   816 (74)
Categories of work
Blue collar 1069 (96.9)
Elementary occupations 634 (57.5)
 Cleaners and helpers 634 (57.5)
Plant and machine operators and assemblers 435 (39.4)
 Stationary plant and machine operators 151 (13.7)
 Drivers and mobile plant operators 252 (22.8)
 Foreman of operators and drivers 32 (2.9)
White collar 34 (3.1)
 Managers: administrative and commercial managers/production and specialized service managers 34 (3.1)
Risky consumption
 Alcohol   162 (14.7)
 Drugs   75 (6.8)
 Alcohol + Drugs   210 (19.0)
  1. SD standard deviation, N participant number, kg kilograms, m meters, mmHg millimeters of mercury
  2. Categories of work: Based on the International Labour Organization [21]
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