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Table 5 Numbers of anatomical regions with musculoskeletal symptoms during the past 12 months among men and women

From: Prevalence of multisite musculoskeletal symptoms: a French cross-sectional working population-based study

Symptoms: n (%) CI Men (N = 2,162) Women (N = 1,548)
No region: 351 (16.2) 14.7-17.8 250 (16.1) 14.3-18.0
One region: 555 (25.7) 23.8-27.5 339 (21.9) 19.8-24.0
Axial 252 (11.7) 10.3-13.0 121 (7.8) 6.5-9.2
Upper limb (with neck) 211 (9.8) 8.5-11.0 184 (11.9) 10.3-13.5
Lower limb 92 (4.3) 3.4-5.1 34 (2.2) 1.5-2.9
Two regions: 676 (31.3) 29.3-33.2 530 (34.2) 31.9-36.6
Axial and upper limb 406 (18.8) 17.1-20.4 370 (23.9) 21.8-26.0
Axial and lower limb 157 (7.3) 6.2-8.4 76 (4.9) 3.8-6.0
Upper and lower limb 113 (5.2) 4.3-6.2 84 (5.4) 4.3-6.6
Three regions: 580 (26.8) 25.0-28.7 429 (27.7) 25.5-29.9