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Table 2 Socio-demographic characteristics of respondents

From: Beyond patient care: the impact of healthcare reform on job satisfaction in the Ethiopian public healthcare sector

Item Count (n = 406) % Cumulative %
Gender
 Male 124 30.5 30.5
 Female 282 69.5 100.0
Age (year)
 20–29 93 22.9 22.9
 30–39 195 48.0 70.9
 40–49 92 22.7 93.6
 50–59 26 6.4 100.0
Duration of work as health professional (year)
 6–9 146 36.0 36.0
 10–19 202 49.8 85.7
 20–29 55 13.5 99.3
 30–39 03 0.7 100.0
Duration of work as staff in this hospital (year)
 6–9 247 60.8 60.8
 10–19 136 33.5 94.3
 20–29 21 5.2 99.5
 30–39 02 0.5 100.0
Profession
 Medical doctor 35 8.6 8.6
 Laboratory 24 5.9 14.5
 Pharmacy 16 3.9 18.5
 Nurse 304 74.9 93.3
 Health officer 14 3.4 96.8
 X-ray technician 11 2.7 99.5
 Sanitarian 2 0.5 100.0
Level of education
 Certificate 2 0.5 0.5
 Diploma 37 9.1 9.6
 Degree 342 84.2 93.8
 MSc/MA or MPH 7 1.7 95.6
 Medical doctor degree + speciality 18 4.4 100.0
Total 406 100 100