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Table 1 Respondent and Hospital Characteristics

From: Development and applicability of Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture (HSOPS) in Japan

Worker Characteristics n (%) Hospital Characteristics n (%)
Job title    Bed size   
   Nurse 3944 (61.7%)    Small (0-299 beds) 3 (23.1%)
   Administrative worker 682 (10.7%)    Med (300-500 beds) 6 (46.2%)
   Physician 538 (8.4%)    Large (500 > beds) 4 (30.8%)
   Technician 481 (7.5%) Teaching status   
   Dietician 202 (3.2%)    Teaching hospital 12 (92.3%)
   Pharmacist 155 (2.4%)    University hospital 1 (7.7%)
   Therapist* 116 (1.8%) Location   
   Janitor 32 (0.5%)    Urban 8 (61.5%)
   Other 208 (3.3%)    Rural 5 (38.5%)
   No answer 37 (0.6%)    
Age      
   <20 25 (0.4%)    
   20-29 2187 (34.2%)    
   30-39 1761 (27.5%)    
   40-49 1107 (17.3%)    
   50-59 772 (12.1%)    
   >59 346 (5.4%)    
   No answer 197 (3.1%)    
Gender      
   Female 4830 (75.5%)    
   Male 1450 (22.7%)    
   No answer 115 (1.8%)    
  1. *Therapist is Physical/Occupational/Speech/Orthoptics therapist.