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Table 2 Demographic Characteristic Of Participants

From: The effects of nationality differences and work stressors on work adjustment for foreign nurse aides

Variable   Number Percentage
Age 20-25 years old 31 44.3%
  26-30 years old 18 25.7%
  31-35 years old 12 17.1%
  36-40 years old 8 11.4%
  Over 41 years old 1 1.4%
Number Of Children None 32 45.7%
  One 24 34.3%
  Two 12 17.1%
  Three 1 1.4%
  More than four 1 1.4%
Nationality Philippine 17 23.9%
  Vietnam 30 42.3%
  Indonesia 24 33.8%
Marriage Status Married 32 45.7%
  Unmarried 20 28.6%
  Divorce or live apart 5 7.1%
  Widowed 1 1.4%
  Other 12 17.1%
Religion Catholicism 17 23.9%
  Christianity 5 7.0%
  Buddhism 6 8.5%
  Islam 38 53.5%
  Other 5 7.0%
Ability In Speaking And Understanding Chinese Fluent 12 16.9%
  Above average 24 33.8%
  Average 16 22.5%
  Poor 18 25.4%
  None 1 1.4%
Education 0-5 years 13 19.1%
  6-10 years 9 13.2%
  11-15 years 46 67.6%
Length Of Stay In Taiwan 0-1 year 43 63.2%
  1-2 years 12 17.6%
  2-3 years 4 5.9%
  3-4 years 6 8.8%
  Over 4 years 3 4.4%