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Table 1 Characteristics of the sample

From: Frontline healthcare workers’ mental distress, top concerns, and assessment on hierarchy of controls in response to COVID-19: a cross-sectional survey study

Characteristics N (%)
Job category  
CNA 103 (38.58)
Nurse 125 (46.82)
Physicians and pharmacists 15 (5.62)
Other 24 (8.99)
Work setting  
Hospital 201 (75.28)
Community 27 (10.11)
Nursing home 20 (7.49)
Other 19 (7.12)
Currently seeing patients  
Yes 238 (89.14)
No 29 (10.86)
Work years  
 < 1 year 69 (25.84)
1–5 years 138 (51.69)
6–10 years 39 (14.61)
11–15 years 9 (3.37)
 ≥ 16 years 12 (4.49)
Have children  
Yes 75 (28.09)
No 192 (71.91)
Have a housemate  
Yes 249 (93.26)
No 18 (6.74)
Age  
25 and under 94 (35.21)
26–35 108 (40.45)
36–44 39 (14.61)
45–54 15 (5.62)
55 and above 11 (4.12)
Marital status  
Married 94 (35.21)
Never married 160 (59.93)
Other 13 (4.87)
Race/ethnicity  
White 184 (68.91)
Black or African 27 (10.11)
Asian 27 (10.11)
Other (including Hispanic) 29 (10.86)
State  
MA 208 (78.49)
Other 57 (21.51)