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Table 5 Factors associated with the prevalence of back pain and work absence in shipyard workers-working posture

From: Factors associated with the prevalence of back pain and work absence in shipyard workers

   Existence of pain
n = 175
Absence from work
n = 132
  Frequency
(%)
OR
ICC95%
P value OR
ICC95%
P value
・Often work in a seated posture 15.4 0.661
0.343–1.274
0.216 0.573
0.291–1.126
0.106
・Often work in a sitting posture 25.5 1.271
0.760–2.126
0.360 0.956
0.569–1.608
0.865
・Often work in a half-sitting posture 39.9 2.241
1.363–3.684
0.001 1.302
0.782–2.166
0.311
・Often work in a standing posture 42.3 0.922
0.572–1.486
0.739 0.682
0.419–1.108
0.112
・Often twist the wait during work 14.9 0.929
0.454–1.903
0.841 1.412
0.697–2.858
0.338
・Often bend forward at the waist an extreme degree 10.4 1.516
0.665–3.358
0.322 1.109
0.498–2.467
0.800
・Often raise hands above the shoulders or extend arms 17.3 2.271
1.111–4.641
0.024 0.745
0.364–1.525
0.420
・Sometimes work in a lying posture 14.4% 0.922
0.461–1.844
0.818 2.420
1.223–4.789
0.011
  1. OR odds ratio