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Table 1 Study Population Characteristics

From: Multinational dietary changes and anxiety during the coronavirus pandemic-findings from Israel

Characteristic Population Value
Age (years, median (interquartile range)) 33 (22)
Sex n (% female) 1435 (75.7)
Reproductive Status (Females only) n (%)
 Neither pregnant nor 6 months post delivery 1060 (73.9)
 Six months or less post delivery 35 (2.4)
 Currently pregnant 22 (1.5)
Language n (%)
 Arabic 179 (9.4)
 English 87 (4.6)
 French 2 (0.1)
 Hebrew 1576 (83.2)
 Italian 24 (1.3)
 Russian 10 (0.5)
 Spanish 17 (0.9)
Health Status n (%)
 Healthy 1839 (97.0)
 Sick with coronavirus 0
 Suspected of coronavirus 17 (0.9)
 Recovering from coronavirus 1 (0.1)
 Sick but not with coronavirus 38 (2.1)
Smoking Status n (%)
 Never smoked 1307 (69.0)
 Former smoker 338 (17.8)
 Occasional smoker 88 (4.6)
 Smokes at least one cigarette/day 161 (8.5)
Usual Place of employment n (%)
 Large/medium private sector company 333 (17.6)
 Small private sector company 260 (13.7)
 Public sector/non-profit 685 (36.1)
 Pensioner/unemployed 378 (19.9)
 Independent business owner/freelancer 224 (11.8)
 Other 15 (0.8)
Work Status During Pandemic n (%)
 Leave of absence with pay 126 (6.6)
 Leave of absence without pay 485 (25.6)
 Retired/Pensioner 46 (2.4)
 Still Working 886 (46.8)
 Unemployed 131 (6.9)
 Other 221 (11.7)
Education n (%)
 Fewer than 12 years 18 (0.9)
 High school diploma/matriculation 486 (25.6)
 Professional license (technician, tradesperson, etc.) 131 (6.9)
 Bachelor’s degree 643 (33.9)
 Master’s degree or higher 601 (31.7)
 Other 16 (0.8)