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Table 1 Descriptive statistics at baseline for women with a history of long-term sick leave

From: Importance of social capital at the workplace for return to work among women with a history of long-term sick leave: a cohort study

Variable Description n (%)
Age group 35–44 years 84 (30)
45–54 years 133 (48)
≥55 years 63 (22)
Disease/disorder Musculoskeletal 131
(individuals could have more than one disease, and so percentages are not applicable) Mental health 116
  Cardiac 17
  Pulmonary 25
  Comorbidity musculoskeletal & mental health 90
Education Primary school 49 (18)
Secondary school 99 (36)
University 128 (46)
Occupation Elderly care/home care 85 (29)
Preschool teacher 53 (18)
Disability care 23 (8)
School teacher 55 (19)
Administration 44 (15)
Other 35 (12)
Outcome variables   Mean (SD)
 Work Ability Score (WAS) (0–10) 3.9 (2.8)
 Working degree (%) (0–100) 20 (35)
 Vitality score (0–100) 40.2 (21.3)
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