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Table 2 Mode of transport and time spent carrying the school bag

From: Musculoskeletal pain and school bag use: a cross-sectional study among Ugandan pupils

Mode of transport Urban (n = 251) Rural (276)
Walking 137 (54.6) 240 (87)
Bicycle 1 (0.4) 9 (3.3)
Car 64 (25.5) 7 (2.5)
Taxi/ Bus 36 (14.3) 18 (6.5)
Motorcycle 13 (5.2) 2 (0.7)
Time spent carrying bag to school n = 252 n = 276
<5 minutes 71 (28.2) 37 (13.4)
5- 10 minutes 75 (29.8) 57 (20.7)
11- 20 minutes 34 (13.5) 22 (8)
21- 30 minutes 31 (12.3) 42 (15.2)
>30 minutes 41 (16.2) 118 (42.7)
Test for trend across ordered groups z = 6.95, p < 0.0001.  
Time spent carrying bag from school n = 252 n = 276
<5 minutes 67 (26.5) 30 (10.9)
5- 10 minutes 41 (16.3) 34 (12.3)
11- 20 minutes 37 (14.7) 29 (10.5)
21- 30 minutes 37 (14.7) 51 (18.5)
>30 minutes 70 (27.8) 132 (47.8)
  z = 5.76, p < 0.0001.