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Table 1 Demographic profile of participants (n = 143)

From: Teleworking from home experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic among public health workers (TelEx COVID-19 study)

Variables N (%)
Gender
 Male 48 (33.6%)
 Female 94 (65.7%)
 No Response 1 (0.7%)
Age in years
 21–30 19 (13.3%)
 31–40 39 (27.3%)
 41–50 38 (26.5%)
 51–60 31 (21.7%)
 61–70 14 (9.8%)
 No Response 2 (1.4%)
Lives with a partner
 Yes 107 (74.8%)
 No 36 (25.2%)
Number of other adults in household (other than a partner)
 0 104 (72.7%)
 1 13 (9.1%)
 2 19 (13.2%)
 3 5 (3.5%)
 4 2 (1.4%)
Number of children in the household
 0 67 (46.8%)
 1 20 (13.9%)
 2 41 (28.7%)
 3 5 (3.5%)
 4 3 (2.1%)
 No Response 7 (4.9%)
Highest level of education
 high school 11 (7.7%)
 certificate 11 (7.7%)
 diploma 11 (7.7%)
 bachelor degree 38 (26.5%)
 graduate certificate or diploma 8 (5.6%)
 postgraduate degree 57 (39.9%)
 No Response 7 (4.9%)
Born in Australia
 Yes 78 (54.5%)
 No 64 (44.8%)
 No Response 1 (0.7%)
Spoke English as first language
 Yes 94 (65.7%)
 No 47 (32.9%)
 No Response 2 (1.4%)
Indigenous status
 Aboriginal 1 (0.7%)
 Torres Strait Islander 0
 Both 1 (0.7%)
 Neither 139 (97.2%)
 No Response 2 (1.4%)
Person with a disability
 Yes 5 (3.5%)a
 No 134(93.7%)
 No Response 4 (2.8%)
  1. aParticipants were also asked whether their disability necessitated workplace adjustments, however none responded to this question