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Table 2 Demographic and professional risk factors of healthcare worker assaulted

From: Determinants of aggression against all health care workers in a large-sized university hospital

Variables (Population)NRRCI 95%P-value
Sex
 Female (6814)2821.37[1.08–1.75]< 0.03
 Male (2504)791  
Age class
 < 30 (264)162.63[1.61–4.30]< 0.001
 30–39 (1254)1013.54[2.76–4.55]< 0.001
 40–49 (2717)1241.92[1.50–2.44]< 0.001
 ≥ 50 (5081)1181 
Years worked
 ≤ 5 (1328)311 
 6–15 (2694)1772.8[1.95–4.03]< 0.001
 16–25 (2708)731.12[0.74–1.67]0.528
 > 25 (2586)781.26[0.85–1.88]0.259
Profession
 Nurse (4177)2344.65[3.07–7.05]< 0.001
 Non-medical support staff (2083)522.04[1.27–3.29]0.003
 Midwife (248)3912.95[7.96–21.06]< 0.001
 Medical doctor (1894)231 
 Administrative staff (917)141.37[0.73–2.58]0.485