Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 3 Profiles of nurses’ workplace experience by sociodemographic characteristics

From: A cross-sectional study on workplace experience: a survey of nurses in Quebec, Canada

    Profile
In distress In moderately positive situations In positive situations Total
(n = 231) (n = 446) (n = 214) (n = 891)
Age group 18–25 (n = 124) % Row 24.2 53.2 22.6 100.0
% Column 13.0 14.8 13.1 13.9
26–35 (n = 278) % Row 25.5 51.1 23.4 100.0
% Column 30.7 31.8 30.4 31.2
36–45 (n = 232) % Row 26.7 45.7 27.6 100.0
% Column 26.8 23.8 29.9 26.0
46–55 (n = 177) % Row 28.8 46.9 24.3 100.0
% Column 22.1 18.6 20.1 19.9
56 and over (n = 80) % Row 21.3 61.3 17.5 100.0
% Column 7.4 11.0 6.5 9.0
Education level College diploma (n = 254)* % Row 28.7 53.1 18.1 100.0
% Column 31.6 30.3 21.5 28.5
Bachelor’s degree (n = 558)* % Row 24.4 48.9 26.7 100.0
% Column 58.9 61.2 69.6 62.6
Master’s or doctoral degree (n = 54) % Row 27.8 46.3 25.9 100.0
% Column 6.5 5.6 6.5 6.1
Other (n = 25) % Row 28.0 52.0 20.0 100.0
% Column 3.0 2.9 2.3 2.8
  1. *significant difference between profiles of work experience (p ≤ .05)