Table 1

Baseline Characteristics of Sample of doctors and nurses surveyed in University Teaching Hospitals in Southern Health Zone of Nigeria, 2002

Variables

Doctors* (N = 67)

Nurses* (N = 158)

N (%)

Mean (SD)

N (%)

Mean (SD)


Age

65

35.7 (5.6)

154

44.3 (7.0)

Sex

Male

57 (85.1)

24 (15.2)

Female

9 (13.4)

129 (82.7)

Missing

1 (1.5)

5 (3.2)

Marital Status

75

157

Married

44 (65.7)

136 (86.1)

Unmarried

23 (34.3)

22 (13.9)


Totals may be less than N on account of missing data

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