Table 1

Characteristics of the study population (N= 223)
Characteristic Ν (%)
Gender
Male 54 (24.7)
Female 165 (75.3)
Age (years)
≤ 34 51 (26.7)
35-44 48 (25.1)
45-54 66 (34.6)
≥55 26 (13.6)
Tenure (years)
1-5 56 (26.8)
6-15 54 (25.8)
≥ 16 99 (47.4)
Tenure (years) at current department
1-5 107 (52.7)
6-15 58 (28.6)
≥ 16 38 (18.7)
Family status
Married 164 (76.6)
Unmarried 32 (15.0)
Divorced 13 (6.1)
Widowed 5 (2.3)
Medical profession
Family Physician 97 (43.5)
Registered nurse 126 (56.5)
Professional position
Senior medical officer 7 (3.2)
Medical officer 90 (41.5)
Chief nursing officer 10 (4.6)
Senior nursing officer 17 (7.8)
Nursing officer 93 (42.9)
Primary Healthcare setting
Urban 66 (31.7)
Rural 103 (49.5)
Hospital’s Outpatient department 39 (18.8)
Town of work
Nicosia 99 (45.2)
Limassol 47 (21.5)
Paphos 30 (13.7)
Larnaca 23 (10.5)
Famagusta 20 (9.1)

Zachariadou et al.

Zachariadou et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:112   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-112

Open Data