Table 2

Descriptive statistics for GPs' levels of burnout (range 0–6) and job satisfaction (range 1–5)

All 126 GPs

GPs with high levels of burnout/dissatisfaction



Mean (sd)

N (%)

Mean (sd)


Emotional exhaustion

1.58 (.79)

9 (7%)

3.33 (1.66)

Depersonalisation

1.32 (.72)

14 (11%)

2.67 (.64)

Personal accomplishment

4.27 (.77)

28 (22%)

3.23 (.35)

General job satisfaction

3.25 (.45)

6 (5%)

2.28 (.15)

Job satisfaction time

2.97 (.61)

33 (26%)

2.18 (.23)


Sd = standard deviation

Zantinge et al. BMC Family Practice 2009 10:60   doi:10.1186/1471-2296-10-60

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