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Table 6 Satisfaction with primary work community by region of primary employment and nurse type

From: Nurses who work in rural and remote communities in Canada: a national survey

Overall, I am satisfied with my primary work community Atlantic
M (SD)
n = 958
QC
M (SD)
n = 307
ON
M (SD)
n = 417
MB/SK
M (SD)
n = 833
AB/BC
M (SD)
n = 645
Territories
M (SD)
n = 607
Total
M (SD)
n=
NP
n = 162
4.10 (0.70) 4.25 (0.79) 4.06 (0.81) 4.32 (0.48) 4.00 (0.63) 4.23 (0.63) 4.16 (0.69)
RN
n = 2 045
4.10 (0.78) 4.08 (0.63) 4.08 (0.72) 4.09 (0.70) 4.07 (0.83) 4.05 (0.77) 4.08 (0.75)
LPN
n = 1 356
3.98 (0.78) 3.88 (0.72) 4.05 (0.79) 3.98 (0.70) 3.92 (0.85) 3.97 (0.85) 3.97 (0.78)
RPN n = 204 3.97 (0.78) 3.94 (0.82) 4.33 (0.82) 3.97 (0.79)
Total sample
N = 3 767
4.04 (0.78) 4.02 (0.69) 4.07 (0.76) 4.03 (0.71) 4.00 (0.83) 4.06 (0.78) 4.04 (0.76)
  1. Likert scale had a range of 1–5, with a higher number representing greater satisfaction