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Table 6 Numbers of anatomical regions of musculoskeletal symptoms lasting at least 30 days 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: 1452 (67.2) 65.2-69.1 971 (62.7) 60.3-65.1
One region: 425 (19.7) 18.0-21.3 308 (19.9) 17.9-21.9
Axial 148 (6.8) 5.8-7.9 101 (6.5) 5.3-7.8
Upper limb (with neck) 149 (6.9) 5.8-8.0 140 (9.0) 7.6-10.5
Lower limb 128 (5.9) 4.9-6.9 67 (4.3) 3.3-5.3
Two regions: 197 (9.1) 7.9-10.3 189 (12.2) 10.6-13.8
Axial and upper limb 91 (4.2) 3.4-5.1 107 (6.9) 5.6-8.2
Axial and lower limb 56 (2.6) 1.9-3.3 47 (3.0) 2.2-3.9
Upper and lower limb 50 (2.3) 1.7-2.9 35 (2.3) 1.5-3.0
Three regions: 88 (4.1) 3.2-4.9 80 (5.2) 4.1-6.3