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Table 1 Occupation categorisation

From: Lifetime occupation is not associated with radiographic osteoarthritis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint in a cohort study of UK women

Original variable Occupation level re-classification
Higher manager/ profession Sedentary
Admin / secretary / clerical Sedentary
Housewife Light manual
Skilled manager / teacher / nurse Light manual
Cleaning / domestic Light manual
Skilled manual Heavy manual
Unskilled manual Heavy manual
Retired Missing