Noise Health Close
 

Figure 6: Relative disease risks for adults (18-59 years) who indicated noise-induced annoyance by general traffic noise within the last 12 months, in comparison with adults without traffic noise-induced annoyance (comparison group). Block-wise adjusted for „age,“ “gender”, “city”, “neighbourhood noise” (block 1); “socio-economic state“ (block 2); “consumption of alcohol”, “smoking behaviour,“ “sports activity”, “body mass index” (block 3); “satisfaction with residential areas” and “green areas” (block 4); “dampness in dwelling,” “air quality in dwelling,” “winter temperature in dwelling,” “daylight in dwelling” (block 5). CV-symptoms: sum score for cardiovascular symptoms.

Figure 6: Relative disease risks for adults (18-59 years) who indicated noise-induced annoyance by general traffic noise within the last 12 months, in comparison with adults without traffic noise-induced annoyance (comparison group). Block-wise adjusted for „age,“ “gender”, “city”, “neighbourhood noise” (block 1); “socio-economic state“ (block 2); “consumption of alcohol”, “smoking behaviour,“ “sports activity”, “body mass index” (block 3); “satisfaction with residential areas” and “green areas” (block 4); “dampness in dwelling,” “air quality in dwelling,” “winter temperature in dwelling,” “daylight in dwelling” (block 5). CV-symptoms: sum score
for cardiovascular symptoms.