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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of severely injured accident victims (N = 85)

From: The long-term prediction of return to work following serious accidental injuries: A follow up study

Variable N %
Age: Mean years ± standard deviation 37.7 ± 12.4  
Sex:   
   Male 67 (78.8%)
   Female 18 (21.2%)
Marital status:   
   Single 34 (40.0%)
   Married 38 (44.7%)
   Divorced 13 (15.3%)
Living arrangements:   
   Alone 17 (20.0%)
   With others (family, partner, friends) 68 (80.0%)
Maximum educational level:   
   No education 2 (2.4%)
   Obligatory school 10 (11.8%)
   Apprenticeship 48 (56.5%)
   College 3 (3.5%)
   Technical or commercial college 17 (20.0%)
   University 5 (5.9%)
Employment status:   
   Paid work (full- or part-time) 79 (92.9%)
   Student 6 (7.1%)