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Table 3 Nurses’ experience of respect

From: The effects of workplace respect and violence on nurses’ job satisfaction in Ghana: a cross-sectional survey

I receive respect I deserve from Patients Relatives of patients Colleagues Supervisors Doctors Other staff
Females
 Mean
N
 SD
3.51
467
1.07
3.32
467
1.12
3.96
467
.86
3.85
467
.89
3.73
467
.90
3.90
467
.80
Males
 Mean
N
 SD
3.80
122
.99
3.64
122
1.00
4.09
122
.85
3.96
122
.87
3.70
121
.100
3.98
122
.87
Northern Region:
 Mean
N
 SD
3.72
86
.98
3.58
86
.100
4.06
86
.74
4.03
86
.77
3.63
86
1.00
3.91
86
1.01
Volta Region:
 Mean
N
 SD
3.61
51
1.15
3.49
51
1.16
3.76
51
.97
3.71
51
1.04
3.86
50
1.03
3.88
51
.86
Ashanti Region:
 Mean
N
 SD
3.72
75
1.01
3.68
75
1.02
4.13
75
.88
3.88
75
.96
3.71
75
1.05
3.92
75
.93
Eastern Region:
 Mean
N
 SD
3.60
130
.96
3.43
130
.95
4.05
130
.70
3.94
130
.72
3.68
130
.74
3.95
130
.70
Greater Accra:
 Mean
N
 SD
3.45
247
1.20
3.19
247
1.12
3.94
247
.93
3.81
247
.94
3.75
247
.91
3.92
247
.82
Junior Nurses:
 Mean
N
 SD
3.46
438
1.08
3.32
438
1.11
3.97
438
.89
3.83
438
.89
3.67
437
.91
3.88
438
.83
Senior Nurses:
 Mean
N
 SD
3.85
141
.95
3.56
141
1.08
4.06
141
.77
4.01
141
.83
3.87
141
.93
4.04
141
.76
Total Sample:
 Mean
N
 SD
3.57
589
1.06
3.39
589
1.10
3.99
589
.86
3.87
589
.89
3.72
589
.92
3.92
589
.89
  1. Source: Field survey 2013–2014
  2. Other staff laboratory technicians and other allied health professionals