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Table 1 Distribution of the sample of municipal healthcare workers according to working hours (sample considered = 1549) and individual characteristics

From: Long working hours in the healthcare system of the Belo Horizonte municipality, Brazil: a population-based cross-sectional survey

  Long working hours  
Variable Total
N
Prevalence
N (%)
OR 95% CI p value
Sex
 Females 1070 (69.5) 305 (28.5) 1.0  
 Males 469 (30.5) 179 (38.2) 1.55 1.23–1.95 <0.001
 Total 1539 484    
Age group (years)
 ≤42 774 (50.5) 254 (32.8) 1.0  
 ≥43 760 (49.5) 229 (30.1) 0.88 0.71–1.09 0.258
 Total 1534 483    
Marital status
 Single 713 (46.2) 211 (29.6) 1.0  
 Married 832 (53.8) 274 (32.9) 1.17 0.94–1.45 0.159
 Total 1545 485    
Children
 No 569 (36.9) 160 (28.1) 1.0  
 Yes 970 (63) 323 (33.3) 1.28 1.02–1.60 0.035
 Total 1539 483    
Educational level
 Completed undergraduate or graduate level 639 (41.6) 262 (41) 1.0  
 High school, technical, or uncompleted undergraduate levels 766 (49.9) 195 (25.5) 0.49 0.39–0.62 <0.001
 Elementary education level 131 (8.5) 24 (18.3) 0.32 0.20–0.52 <0.001
 Total 1536 481    
  1. OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval