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Table 2 Odds of being in the top and in the bottom nurse productivity categories relative to the average productivity category

From: Rankings matter: nurse graduates from higher-ranked institutions have higher productivity

Characteristic Top productivity category OR [95% CI] (P) Bottom productivity category OR [95% CI] (P)
Education:
 No BSN REF REF
 First-tier BSN 3.18 [1.59–6.33] (<0.001)** 1.19 [0.66–2.14] (0.57)
 Second-tier BSN 1.73 [0.88–3.39] (0.11) 0.89 [0.49–1.63] (0.71)
Gender:
 Female REF REF
 Male 1.00 [0.47–2.12] (1.00) 0.78 [0.37–1.67] (0.52)
Age 1.03 [1.00–1.07] (0.08) 1.00 [0.98–1.04] (0.75)
Experience 0.99 [0.94–1.04] (0.68) 0.97 [0.92–1.02] (0.24)
  1. Notes: Estimates using an ordered logistic regression model
  2. adjusted for unit fixed effects. ** < 0.01