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Table 1 The WSS Score distribution of health professionals according to their socio-demographic features

From: The impacts of occupational risks and their effects on work stress levels of health professional (The sample from the Southeast region of Turkey)

Demographic variables Mean ± SD (min–max) p value
Age 23.03 ± 14.36 (Min = 17, Max = 65) p = 0.000
Number of children 1.89 ± 1.93 (Min = 0, Max = 9) p = 0.001
  N (%) WSS Score (Mean ± SD)  
Gender
 Male 135 (37.5) 41.90 ± 10.50 t = −0.559
p = 0.965
 Female 224 (62.5) 41.25 ± 10.87
Marital status
 Single 99 (27.5) 42.97 ± 2.29 F = 1.360
p = 0.529
 Widow/divorced/separated 19 (5.3) 41.26 ± 2.55
 Married 242 (67.2) 40.87 ± 2.68
Educational status
 Vocational school of health 70 (41.9) 45.18 ± 1.52 F = 6.093
p = 0.092
 Pre-bachelor 149 (33.7) 38.95 ± 3.44
 Undergraduate 131 (10.6) 42.35 ± 1.55
 Graduate 10 (4.1) 41.50 ± 2.97
  1. SD standard deviation, WSS workplace stress scale