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Table 6 Participants’ gender, age and years of experience by profession, n(%)

From: Nursing staff’s evaluation of facilitators and barriers during implementation of wireless nurse call systems in residential care facilities. A cross-sectional study

 Healthcare workersNursesOther health professions
Female (n = 83)51 (61.4)22 (26.5)10 (12.0)
Male (n = 14)10 (71.4)3 (21.4)1 (7.1)
Mean age (yr; range) *46.1 (21–69)^38.4 (22–66)~37.6 (22–54)
Mean duration of professional experience (yr; range) **18.7 (0–50)^14.6 (0.5–40)~10.3 (2.5–30)
Mean duration at current job
(yr; range) ***
10 (0–32) ^5.5 (0.5–29)3.5 (0.5–9)
  1. Statistically significant difference between professional groups, Kruskal Wallis test *p = .011, **p = .042 and ***p = .028. Missing data for ^ 3 participants for duration of professional experience and mean duration of current job and ~ 1 participant for duration of professional experience