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Table 3 The associations between variables and the three burnout subscales (mean scores) explored using t-test and ANOVA tests as appropriate

From: Burnout syndrome in Cypriot physiotherapists: a national survey

Variable EE mean (95% CI) DP mean (95% CI) PA mean (95% CI)
Gender    
   Men 13.82 (11.19-16.45) 5.56 (4.10-7.02) 41.09 (39.59-42.59)
   Women 17.58 (15.91-19.26) 4.97 (4.15-5.80) 38.97 (37.93-40.01)
p value 0.0182 0.488 0.022
Marital status    
   Married 17.13 (15.30-18.95) 4.88 (3.97-5.80) 39.38 (38.23-40.53)
   Single 15.76 (13.47-18.05) 5.74 (4.53-6.95) 39.38 (37.97-40.79)
   Divorced/Separated 14.33 (1.80-30.46) 4.50 (1.46-10.46) 44.33 (41.17-47.49)
p value 0.5721 0.522 0.100
Employment sector    
   Public 18.22 (15.04-19.17) 4.84 (3.67-6.16) 39.28 (37.60-40.88)
   Private 15.61 (14.38-18.22) 5.40 (4.42-6.21) 39.62 (38.63-40.68)
p value 0.0802 0.467 0.711
Job selection    
   Own decision 16.13 (14.53-12.73) 4.89 (4.13-5.65) 39.62 (38.71-40.54)
   Others' empowerment 18.28 (15.12-21.44) 6.12 (3.93-8.31) 39.16 (36.29-42.03)
   Others decided it 21.00 (2.70-44.70) 11.33 (9.90-12.77) 36.67 (24.41-48.92)
p value 0.3871 0.031 0.630
My job is stressful    
   Yes 20.88 (18.85-22.91) 5.89 (4.78-7.00) 38.14 ± 5.52 (36.85-39.42)
   No 12.85 (11.15-14.54) 4.58 (3.63-5.54) 40.74 ± 5.45 (39.55-41.92)
p value <0.0012 0.077 0.003
Salary perceived as low    
   Yes 17.85 (8.89-15.69) 5.49 (1.83-5.31) 38.9 (37.98-39.93)
   No 12.29 (16.24-19.47) 3.57 (4.68-6.31) 42.67 (40.88-44.45)
p value 0.0052 0.0482 0.0402
Lack of cooperation with colleagues    
   Yes 17.34 (12.84-17.97) 5.67 (4.77-6.58) 39.17 (38.10-40.24)
   No 15.40 (15.58-19.10) 4.17 (2.95-5.40) 40.43 (38.86-41.99)
p value 0.2162 0.0502 0.1872
Lack of support from the superiors    
   Yes 18.16 ± 9.52 (12.32-16.12) 5.47 (4.46-6.48) 38.72 (37.62-39.81)
   No 14.22 ± 7.29 (16.11-20.22) 4.39 (3.31-5.47) 40.61 (39.09-42.13)
p value 0.0062 0.1462 0.0462
Lack of opportunities for professional development    
   Yes 17.32 (8.98-16.13) 5.27 (4.47-6.06) 39.12 (38.17-40.07)
   No 12.56 ± (15.74-18.90) 4.72 (2.57-6.88) 42.89 (41.17-44.61)
p value 0.0172 0.6262 0.0062
  1. 1 ANOVA test 2 T-test analysis