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Table 3

The Work Loss Experience of the Industrial Workers

Classification Have Not have Total p-value
General characteristic
 Gender Male 41 (19.2) 173 (80.8) 214 (75.4) 0.913
Female 13 (18.6) 57 (81.4) 70 (24.6)
 Age (y) <30 4 (9.5) 38 (90.5) 42 (14.8) 0.080
30~39 10 (14.1) 61 (85.9) 71 (25.0)
40~49 17 (20.2) 67 (79.8) 84 (29.6)
≥50 23 (26.4) 64 (73.6) 87 (30.6)
 Marital status Married 46 (22.2) 161 (77.8) 207 (72.9) 0.024
Unmarried 8 (10.4) 69 (89.6) 77 (27.1)
 Monthly mean income (1,000 KRW) <2,000 11 (15.5) 60 (84.5) 71 (25.0) 0.127
≥2,000 <3.000 14 (15.1) 79 (84.9) 93 (32.7)
≥3,000 <4,000 9 (18.0) 41 (82.0) 50 (17.6)
≥4,000 20 (28.6) 50 (71.4) 70 (24.6)
Work pattern
 Period of service (y) <5 9 (11.3) 71 (88.8) 80 (28.2) 0.117
≥5, <10 12 (24.0) 38 (76.0) 50 (17.6)
≥10, <20 13 (17.6) 61 (82.4) 74 (26.1)
≥20 20 (25.0) 60 (75.0) 80 (28.2)
 Daily average work (h) ≤8 27 (16.6) 136 (83.4) 163 (57.4) 0.316
9 11 (19.0) 47 (81.0) 58 (20.4)
≥10 16 (25.4) 47 (74.6) 63 (22.2)
 Weekly overtime (h) 0 22 (19.0) 94 (81.0) 116 (40.8) 0.995
<5 15 (18.8) 65 (81.3) 80 (28.2)
≥5, <9 8 (20.5) 31 (79.5) 39 (13.7)
≥10 9 (18.4) 40 (81.6) 49 (17.3)
 Type of business Manufacturing 25 (20.5) 97 (79.5) 122 (43.0) 0.582
Non-manufacturing 29 (17.9) 133 (82.1) 162 (57.0)
 Type of work Production 21 (21.4) 77 (78.6) 98 (34.5) 0.452
Office work 33 (17.7) 153 (82.3) 186 (65.5)
 Type of employment Regular worker 47 (18.6) 206 (81.4) 253 (89.1) 0.592
Irregular worker 7 (22.6) 24 (77.4) 31 (10.9)
Oral health status
 Self-rated oral health status Healthy 6 (5.7) 99 (94.3) 105 (36.9) <0.001*
So-so 26 (20.6) 100 (79.4) 126 (44.4)
Unhealthy 22 (41.5) 31 (58.5) 53 (18.7)
 Experience of receiving treatment for an oral disease <0.001*
Not have 0 (0) 51 (100) 51 (18.0)
Have 54 (23.2) 179 (76.8) 233 (82.0)
 Oral symptom requiring treatment Not have 9 (8.7) 94 (91.3) 103 (36.3) 0.001
Have 45 (24.9) 136 (75.1) 181 (637)
Total 54 (19.0) 230 (81.0) 284 (100)

Values are presented as n (%).

p-values were analyzed using chi-squared test;

p<0.001.

J Dent Hyg Sci 2018;18:389-97 https://doi.org/10.17135/jdhs.2018.18.6.389
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