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Table 3 The WSS score distribution of health professionals according to the health status

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

Health status N (%) WSS score (Mean ± SD) p value
Their health status  
 Good 182 (50.6) 42.26 ± 10.85 F = 2.050
p = 0.130
 Medium 158 (43.9) 40.25 ± 10.86
 Bad 20 (5.6) 43.90 ± 6.92
Performing regular health checks
 Yes 136 (37.8) 36.61 ± 9.36 t = 7.166
p = 0.000
 No 224 (62.2) 44.42 ± 10.42
Easy access to health care status
 Yes 320 (88.9) 41.74 ± 10.90 t = 1.331
p = 0.184
 No 40 (11.1) 39.35 ± 8.86
Thinking of performing regular diet
 Yes 129 (35.8) 39.51 ± 10.23 F = 3.702
p = 0.026
 No 113 (31.4) 42.00 ± 9.83
 Not always 118 (32.8) 43.10 ± 11.75
The status of performing regular exercise
 Yes 100 (27.8) 41.60 ± 10.42 t = 0.137
p = 0.891
 No 260 (72.2) 41.42 ± 11.03
The status of having social hobby
 Yes 186 (51.7) 40.02 ± 9.68 t = 6.222
p = 0.013
 No 174 (48.3) 42.82 ± 11.45
The status of having a disease
 Yes 31 (8.6) 41.89 ± 10.69 t = 2.431
p = 0.016
 No 329 (91.4) 37.03 ± 10.07
Cigarette
 Yes, everyday, at least once 78 (21.7) 45.52 ± 13.94 F = 5.017
p = 0.0001
 Yes, sometimes 59 (16.4) 44.60 ± 12.22
 I gave up smoking 53 (14.7) 40.55 ± 10.84
 Never smoked 168 (46.7) 39.50 ± 9.08
Alcohol
 At least one or two times in a week 39 (21.7) 40.48 ± 11.31 F = 33.553
p = 0.000
 At least one or two times in a month 9 (16.4) 37.45 ± 10.83
 At least one or two times in a year 201 (14.7) 34.33 ± 8.26
 I gave up drinking alcohol 25 (46.7) 28.08 ± 6.04
 I never drink alcohol 86 (21.7) 25.15 ± 5.94
Sleeping problems
 Yes 262 (72.8) 41.47 ± 10.71 t = 7.063
p = 0.000
 No 98 (27.2) 34.26 ± 8.72
  1. SD standard deviation, WSS workplace stress scale