Table 1

Descriptive characteristics of participants by changes made at work due to COVID-19 in 2020

Working from home (n=10 683)Not working from home (n=13 616)P for difference
Sex
 Men2651 (25)2708 (20)
 Women8032 (75)10 908 (80)<0.001
SES
 High8029 (75)4605 (34)
 Intermediate2310 (22)41 331 (30)
 Low344 (3)4878 (36)<0.001
Mean age (SD)50.6 (8.6)50.7 (9.2)0.40
Mean number of lifestyle risk factors (SD)0.83 (0.77)0.98 (0.83)<0.001
New tasks
(n=1527)
No new tasks
(n=22 772)
Sex
 Men165 (11)5194 (23)
 Women1362 (89)17 578 (77)<0.001
SES
 High402 (26)12 232 (54)
 Intermediate691 (45)5752 (25)
 Low434 (29)4788 (21)<0.001
Mean age, SD49.5 (9.6)50.8 (8.9)<0.001
Mean number of lifestyle risk factors (SD)0.90 (0.80)0.92 (0.81)0.46
Team reorganisation (n=1147)No team reorganisation (n=23 152)
Sex
 Men214 (19)5145 (22)
 Women933 (81)18 007 (78)0.0045
SES
 High508 (44)12 126 (52)
 Intermediate333 (29)6110 (26)
 Low306 (27)4916 (22)<0.001
Mean age, SD51.0 (8.7)50.7 (9.0)0.18
Mean number of lifestyle risk factors (SD)0.91 (0.78)0.92 (0.81)0.90
  • Values are given as frequency (%).

  • SES, socioeconomic status.