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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics of the study population*

From: Complaints of the arm, neck and shoulder among computer office workers in Sudan: a prevalence study with validation of an Arabic risk factors questionnaire

  Male N = 163 Female N = 83
Gender 65.2% 34.8%
Age   
25–35 76.1 87.4
36–45 17.8 12.6
46–55 6.1 0.0
Numbers working hours/Day   
4 to7 hrs 37.4 46.0
8 hrs 48.5 48.3
More than 8 hrs 14.1 04.6
Numbers of working hours with computer/Day   
3 to 5 hrs 31.9 27.6
6 to 8 hrs 59.5 65.5
> 8 hrs 08.0 02.3
Numbers of working years in current position   
6 month to 1 year 28.8 26.4
2 to 4 years 47.2 58.6
5 years and more 23.9 14.9
  1. *Total Number of Subjects = 250