A Survey on Health Management and Life Habits for the Urban Salaried Workers

도시 직장인들의 생활습관 및 건강관리 실태 조사에 관한 연구 -5대도시(부산, 여수, 창원, 진주, 인천)를 중심으로 -

  • 정복미 (여수대학교 식품영양학과) ;
  • 임상선 (여수대학교 식품영양학과) ;
  • 김은실 (한림산업대학교 전통조리과)
  • Published : 2002.06.01


This study was to evaluate health management and life habits of the urban salaried workers. The results showed the followings: There were more men than women who thought their health good (p<0.01). Stomach disease was the highest in the subjects, and the second was liver disease (p<0.001). Of respondents, 10% always exercised in the morning, 26% often, and 63% never. Men took exercise more regularly than women (p<0.001). The kinds of exercises were walk (33%), jogging (25%), physical training (14%), golf (6.4%), rope jumping, and tennis. Men ate healthy drug more than womon. Most of men thought that sports were the best for health management. Women considered that baying regular habits was the best for control of her health. The smoking rate of respondents was 41%, and the rate in Chinju showed higher than the other area (p<0.001). Man smokers were more than women (p<0.001). Drinking rate of respondents was 78%. Men enjoyed soju, while women liked beer (p<0.001)


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