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Influencing Factors on Health Promoting Lifestyle of Urban Bus Drivers in Small-sized Companies
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Influencing Factors on Health Promoting Lifestyle of Urban Bus Drivers in Small-sized Companies
Kim, Miju;
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Purpose: The purpose of this study was to investigate the factors influencing health promoting lifestyle of urban bus driver in small-sized companies. Methods: This study included 118 urban bus drivers who completed questionnaires. The data were collected from 6 small-sized bus companies located in a metropolitan city, from January to February 2015. Analyses were done using descriptive statistics, independent t-test, ANOVA, Pearson's correlation, and multiple regression analysis. SPSS/Win 18.0 was used. Results: The scores of HPLP of urban bus drivers were 2.7 (on a 4-point scale). Mean of HPLP sub-scores were self-fulfillment (), interpersonal relationship (), physical activity (), health responsibility (), healthy diet (), and stress management (). Among independent variables, job satisfaction and presence of religion were significantly related to health promoting lifestyle (explained 39.2%). Conclusions: This study revealed that there is a need to strengthen job satisfaction for urban bus drivers' health promoting lifestyle.
Health promotion;Lifestyle;Bus driver;
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