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Table 6 Correlations between different variables and workers’ usage of personal protective eyewear (n = 500)

From: Personal protective eyewear usage among industrial workers in small-scale enterprises

Variable   Safety goggles Safety glasses Face shield Welding helmet
Age p 0.003 0.24 < 0.0001 < 0.0001
rho 0.13 −0.05 0.72 0.2
Education level p 0.69 0.69 0.28 0.07
rho 0.02 0.02 0.05 0.08
Years of experience p 0.003 0.45 < 0.0001 < 0.0001
rho 0.13 −0.03 0.71 0.25
Working hours p 0.03 0.19 0.007 < 0.0001
rho 0.1 −0.06 0.12 0.38
Wearing prescription glasses p 0.005 0.35 0.66 < 0.0001
rho 0.13 −0.04 −0.02 −0.42
Apprenticeship training p 0.42 0.42 < 0.0001 < 0.0001
rho 0.04 0.04 −0.27 −0.19
  1. Spearman rank
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