Table 2

Demographic profile of sampled nurses

N (%)


Age

Below 30 years

1127 (62.9%)

Between 30 and 45 years

560 (31.2%)

Between 46 and 55 years

58 (3.2%)

Over 55 years

7 (0.4%)

Missing

41 (2.3%)


Gender

Female

1450 (80.9%)

Male

335 (18.7%)

Missing

8 (0.4%)


Marital Status

Never married

1023 (57.1%)

Ever Married

752 (41.9%)

Missing

18 (1.0%)


Region

Beirut

302 (16.8%)

Mount Lebanon

490 (27.3%)

North

166 (9.3%)

Bekaa

158 (8.8%)

South

140 (7.8%)

Nabatieh

71 (4.0%)

Missing

466 (26.0%)


Degree Type

University

624 (34.8%)

BSN

575 (32.1%)

Masters

49 (2.7%)

Technical

1148 (64.0%)

Diploma

214 (11.9%)

BT

254 (14.2%)

TS

395 (22.0%)

LT

241 (13.4%)

Others

55 (3.1%)

Missing

10 (0.6%)

Missing degree type

21 (1.2%)


El-Jardali et al. BMC Nursing 2009 8:3   doi:10.1186/1472-6955-8-3

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