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Table 5 Demographics of nursing staff (n = 929) (%)

From: The relationship between patients’ perceptions of care quality and three factors: nursing staff job satisfaction, organizational characteristics and patient age

Background variable %
Gender  
Female 94.0
Male 4.2
Missing 1.8
Age  
<20 years 0.3
20-29 years 14.0
30-39 years 23.4
40-49 years 31.2
50-59 years 26.7
>59 years 1.9
Missing 2.7
Profession  
Nurse leader 6.1
Nurse, midwife, public health nurse, physiotherapist, radiographer, lab nurse 74.7
Practical nurse 15.7
Other 2.5
Missing 1.0
Type of employment  
Permanent 79.3
Temporary 19.6
Missing 1.1
Working hours  
Day 30.4
Rotational 68.5
Missing 1.1