Table 2

Characteristics of questionnaire participants

Baby Boomers (N = 87)

Generation X (N = 65)


Gender

Male n = 64 (74%)

Female n = 23 (26%)

Male n = 32 (49%)

Female n = 33 (51%)

Age

Mean = 49.3 (SD = 5.5)

Mean = 34.5 (SD = 3.5)

Missing n = 1

Years in department

Mean = 12.4 (SD = 8.4)

Mean = 3.5 (SD = 2.3)

Missing n = 2

Marital status

Lives alone n = 8 (9%)

Lives with partner n = 78 (91%)

Missing n = 1

Lives alone n = 9 (14%)

Lives with partner n = 55 (86%)

Missing n = 1

Parental status

Has no children n = 14 (16%)

Has children n = 72 (84%)

Missing n = 1

Has no children n = 38 (60%)

Has children n = 25 (40%)

Missing n = 2

% Residents

Resident n = 3 (3%)

Resident n = 24 (38%)


Jovic et al. BMC Health Services Research 2006 6:55   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-6-55

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