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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of the forty-one participants

From: Examining the role of a decision aid in reducing decisional conflict amongst hospital healthcare workers towards receiving the influenza vaccine

Characteristics N(%)
Gender  
 Male 13 (31.7)
 Female 28 (68.3)
Age group  
  < 24 years 2 (4.8)
 25–34 years 17 (41.5)
 35–44 years 9 (22)
 45–54 years 8 (19.5)
 55–64 years 4 (9.8)
 65 years 1 (2.4)
Number of years of working in healthcare (years)  
 Median (range) 12 (1–43)
Number of years of working in current position (years)  
 Median (range) 3(1–29)
Primary employment status  
 Resident/Registrar/Provisional Fellow 10 (24.4)
 Staff Specialist – (>/0.5 FTE) 3 (7.3)
 NUM 1 (2.4)
 Registered nurse 13 (31.7)
 Other (field/position specified below)a 14 (34.2)
Uptake of influenza vaccination  
Previous receipt of the influenza vaccine 31 (75.6)
Vaccinated against influenza in:  
 2013 7 N
 2012 6 (14.6)
  1. Abbreviations: NUM nurse unit manager, FTE full time equivalent
  2. a(Intern, Clinical Nurse Coordinator, Enrolled Nurse, Allied health, Administrator, Finance, Clinical Assistant, Medical Scientist, Phlebotomist)