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Table 3 Multiple regression predicting ‘job satisfaction’ , ‘occupational commitment’ and ‘self-perceived ability to continue working’

From: Factors associated with the self-perceived ability of nursing staff to remain working until retirement: a questionnaire survey

  Job satisfaction Occupational commitment Self-perceived ability to continue working
  Coefficient Coefficient Coefficient
  Multiple linear regression (95 % C.I.) Multiple linear regression (95 % C.I.) 1) Multiple logistic regression (95 % C.I.) 2) Multiple logistic regression (95 % C.I.)
  N = 660 N = 667 N = 688 N = 673
Mediators     
 Job satisfaction (range 1–5) - - 0.72 (0.36 – 1.08)** 0.26 (−0.21 – 0.74)
 Occupational commitment (range 1–5) - - 0.09 (−0.11 – 0.29) 0.07 (−0.13 – 0.27)
Job factors
 Autonomy (range 1–4) 0.13 (0.08 – 0.18)** 0.12 (−0.01 – 0.25) - 0.09 (−0.25 – 0.43)
 Work pressure (range 1–5)# −0.15 (−0.18 – -0.12)** −0.16 (−0.24 – -0.07)** - −0.30 (−0.54 – -0.06)*
 Supportive leadership (range 1–5) 0.28 (0.25 – 0.32)** 0.06 (−0.03 – 0.16) -  
 Instrumental leadership (range 1–5)# −0.00 (−0.04 – 0.04) - -  
Organisational factors
 Educational opportunities (no = ref.) 0.12 (0.07 – 0.17)** - -  
 Communication (range 1–4) 0.06 (0.01 – 0.11)* 0.06 (−0.08 – 0.19) - −0.13 (−0.47 – 0.21)
 Appreciation by senior management (range 1–4) 0.07 (0.03 – 0.11)** 0.17 (0.07 – 0.28)** - 0.34 (0.05 – 0.62)*
Respondent characteristics
 Age - - 0.04 (0.02 – 0.05)** 0.04 (0.02 – 0.05)**
 Gender (woman = ref.) - - -  
 Perceived health (range 1–5) 0.04 (−0.00 – 0.07) 0.11 (0.01 – 0.22)* 0.47 (0.20 – 0.74)** 0.44 (0.17 – 0.71)**
 Working hours per week - - -  
 Irregular shifts (no = ref.) - - -  
 Managerial tasks (no = ref.) - - -  
Test of model R2 = 0.62, F (8,651) = 137.01** R2 = 0.12, F (6,660) = 14.94** R2 = 0.10 (Nagelkerke), Model X2(4) = 51.10** (R2 = 0.12 (Nagelkerke), Model X2(8) = 62.49**
  1. -Variable is not included in the analysis
  2. #Scale is in opposite direction; negative relationships are expected
  3. *Statistically significant with p < 0.05
  4. **Statistically significant with p < 0.01