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Table 1 Characteristics of the fatigued and non-fatigued group

From: IL-1β reactivity and the development of severe fatigue after military deployment: a longitudinal study

  Fatigued group (n = 65) Non-fatigued group (n = 439) Pvalue
Age during deployment 29.29 (9.19) 28.47 (8.96) 0.490
Previous deployments (n) 1.05 (1.31) 0.89 (1.20) 0.320
Deployment stressors (n) 5.53 (2.46) 4.98 (2.92) 0.106
Gender    0.667
 Male 60 (92.3%) 398 (90.7%)  
 Female 5 (7.7%) 41 (9.3%)  
Rank    0.454
 Soldiers 20 (30.8%) 179 (40.8%)  
 Corporals 13 (20.0%) 84 (19.1%)  
 Non-commissioned officers 20 (30.8%) 112 (25.2%)  
 Officers 12 (18.5%) 64 (14.6%)  
Education    0.744
 Low 23 (35.9%) 170 (39.3%)  
 Middle 32 (50.0%) 215 (49.7%)  
 Higher 9 (14.1%) 48 (11.1%)  
  1. Data represent mean (standard deviation) or frequency (percentage).