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Table 2 Prevalence of low back pain amongst 950 public high school students in Kuwait, 2017

From: Prevalence of low Back pain among adolescents in relation to the weight of school bags

Question n (%)
Have you ever felt low back pain that lasted a day or longer?
 Yes 668 (70.3)
Have you felt low back pain that lasted a day or longer in the last 6 months?
 Yes 466 (49.1)
Have you felt low back pain that lasted a day or longer in the past month?
 Yes 293 (30.8)
How many times did you feel this back pain in the last month? (n=293)
 Once 39 (13.3)
 2-3 times 120 (41.0)
 4-5 times 57 (19.5)
 6 times or more 77 (26.3)
 Severity of LBPa, mean (SD)b 5.48 (1.6)
  1. a Low Back Pain. b Data were collected using numeric pain rating scale from 0 to 10