Skip to main content

Table 1 Characteristics of study population of children at age 15 years. N = 2,278

From: Bullied at school, bullied at work: a prospective study

Variable name Categories N Pct/mean (SD)
Gender Female 1,237 54.3
  Male 1,041 45.7
Lifestyle factors    
Body Mass Index for age Severe thinness 57 2.9
  Normal weight 1,640 83.0
  Overweight 216 10.9
  Obese 62 3.1
Smoking habits Not smoker smoke 1,857 89.3
  Daily smoker 222 10.7
Indicators of status    
School performance Mean (SD). scale; 0-13 8.99 1.17
Self-assessed position in school class Mean (SD). scale;1-10 7.08 1.72
Parental educational level <10 year 255 11.2
  10-12 years 1,169 51.4
  >13 852 37.4
Household income, DKR Mean (SD) 2,276 573,574 (250,511)
Social relations with parents    
Overprotective parents Mean (SD) scale; 4-16 8.10 2.63
Family functioning Mean (SD), scale;1-4 1.72 0.50
Personal psychological characteristics    
Self-esteem Mean (SD) scale: 6-24 19.08 2.90
Sense of Coherence (Meaningfulness) Mean (SD) scale: 5-20 14.37 2.14
Active coping Mean (SD) scale: 1-4 2.65 0.52
Avoidance coping Mean (SD) scale: 1–3.5 1.94 0.47