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Table 1 Characteristics of participating office workers

From: Musculoskeletal symptoms and their associated risk factors among Saudi office workers: a cross-sectional study

Characteristics Number of participants (%)
Age (x̄, SD) 38.63 (8.5)
Gender
 Males 252 (55.9)
 Females 199 (44.1)
Marital status
 Single 95 (21.1)
 Married 347 (76.9)
 Divorced 9 (02.0)
Educational level
 High school 137 (30.38)
 Bachelor’s degree 234 (51.88)
 Higher education 80 (17.74)
BMI
 Normal weight 155 (34.4)
 Overweight 165 (36.6)
 Obese 131 (29.0)
Years of experience (x̄, SD) 11.95 (8.3)
Handedness
 Left 425 (94.2)
 Right 26 (05.8)
Chronic conditions
 No 341 (74.6)
 Yes 110 (24.4)
ROSA score
 Low risk 299 (66.3)
 High risk 152 (33.7)
Disabling musculoskeletal symptoms in the past 12 months
 Absent 215 (47.7)
 Present 236 (52.3)