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Table 2 Prevalence of widespread pain recent week (%) according to two indicators of WSP (see text), stratified by age and gender (n = 7637).

From: Prevalence of widespread pain and associations with work status: a population study

Variables Age group All Men Women
WSP4limbs All 4.8 3.0 6.5
     -29 1.6 2.1 1.2
     30 – 49 4.1 2.1 5.8
     50 – 64 7.0 3.9 9.9
     65- 6.7 4.8 8.3
WSPconlimbs All 7.4 4.9 9.7
     -29 2.4 2.8 2.0
     30 – 49 6.3 3.7 8.5
     50 – 64 11.3 6.7 15.6
     65- 9.1 6.9 11.0