Table 1 Number (%) of men and women in the study. Frequencies and numbers of all variables included in the analyses among the 672 subjects (431 women and 241 men)
Men (%)Women (%)All (%)
Depression15 (10)36 (16)51 (14)
Anxiety24 (15)79 (30)103 (24)
Cognitive requirements in
    Balance184 (76)339 (79)523 (78)
    Low imbalance27 (11)40 (9)67 (10)
    High imbalance30 (12)52 (12)82 (12)
Influence on what to do
    Own46 (19)57 (13)103 (15)
    Collective130 (54)221 (51)351 (52)
    No64 (27)152 (35)216 (32)
Influence on how to do it
    Own110 (46)158 (37)
    Collective111 (46)211 (49)322 (48)
    No19 (8)61 (14)80 (12)
Required conformance to schedule
    Low88 (37)139 (32)227 (34)
    Moderate109 (45)211 (49)320 (48)
    High43 (18)80 (19)123 (18)
Time pressure
    Low80 (33)98 (23)178 (27)
    Moderate123 (51)226 (53)349 (52)
    High37 (15)101 (24)138 (21)
Hindrances goals and resources67 (28)114 (34)211 (32)
Hindrances support from colleagues and supervisors24 (10)62 (14)86 (13)
Deterioration in work characteristics81 (34)137 (32)218 (32)
Financial difficulties18 (8)40 (9)58 (9)
Living alone55 (26)152 (39)207 (31)
Life events (last year s-r)
    077 (32)113 (26)190 (28)
    1–3141 (59)260 (61)401 (60)
    >421 (9)56 (13)77 (12)
Age group
    <3462 (26)121 (28)183 (27)
    35–49103 (43)166 (39)269 (40)
    >4976 (32)144 (33)220 (33)
Symptoms of mental illness at baseline67 (28)169 (40)236 (36)
  • Data collection of the variables included in the analysis is described in figure 1.