Table 8

Main reason for joining is return service for scholarship
To what extent do you agree with the following statements? (5=strongly agree, 4=agree, 3=neutral, 2=disagree, 1=strongly disagree) Mean (Std. Dev.) p-value
Return Service n=38 Other Reasons n=33
Considering everything, I am satisfied with my job. 3.84 (0.44) 4.36 (0.70) +++
I have a good friend(s) at work. 3.95 (0.70) 4.42 (0.71) ++
I find fulfilment in serving my community. 4.08 (0.78) 4.73 (0.63) +++
The job matches my skills and experience. 3.63 (0.67) 4.09 (0.80) ++
I enjoy working as a DTTB; the work I am doing is meaningful and stimulating. 3.92 (0.54) 4.58 (0.50) +++
I feel that there are sufficient opportunities to develop career-wise. 3.58 (0.89) 4.06 (0.70) ++
I have a pleasant work environment; I am satisfied with the morale level of my health center staff. 3.39 (0.82) 3.97 (0.77) +++
The workload is manageable. 3.66 (0.81) 4.03 (0.53) +

p-value legend: + = p ≤ 0.05; ++ = p ≤ 0.02; +++ = p ≤ 0.005.

Leonardia et al.

Leonardia et al. BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:411   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-411

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