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Table 4 Multiple linear regression to identify determinants of stressors

From: Why so stressed? A comparative study on stressors and stress between hospital and non-hospital nurses

Variables Adj. β (95%CI)  
Household Stressors Workplace Stressors
All (n = 715) Non-Hospital (n = 252) Hospital (n = 463) All (n = 715) Non-Hospital (n = 252) Hospital (n = 463)
Age −0.029 (− 0.187, 0.129) 0.041 (− 0.257, 0.340) −0.052 (− 0.239, 0.136) −0.205 (− 0.577, 0.167) −0.132 (− 0.756, 0.493) −0.194 (− 0.652, 0.264)
Marital statusa 2.250 (0.905, 3.595) *** 2.932 (0.421, 5.444) * 1.883 (0.280, 3.485) * 0.585 (−2.581, 3.752) −1.222 (−6.479, 4.036) 1.219 (−2.696, 5.134)
No. of children 0.266 (−0.057, 0.589) 0.154 (−0.431, 0.738) 0.319 (− 0.618, 0.707) −0.384 (−1.145, 0.377) 0.227 (− 0.996, 1.449) −0.791 (− 1.737, 0.156)
Work tenure − 0.031 (− 0.204, 0.142) −0.009 (− 0.319, 0.300) −0.050 (− 0.262, 0.163) −0.049 (− 0.457, 0.359) −0.200 (− 0.848, 0.447) 0.046 (− 0.473, 0.565)
Job positionb −0.122 (− 1.497, 1.254) −1.589 (−4.571, 1.393) 0.510 (− 1.056, 2.076) 6.310 (3.070, 9.550) *** 1.730 (−4.511, 7.971) 6.086 (2.260, 9.912) **
Work schedulec 0.896 (0.056, 1.737) * 0.316 (−1.237, 1.869) 1.370 (0.020, 2.719) * 7.470 (5.491, 9.449) *** 0.759 (−2.491, 4.010) 8.647 (5.349, 11.944) ***
R2 0.024 0.020 0.026 0.097 0.012 0.076
  1. *** p < 0.001 (2-tailed); ** p < 0.01 (2-tailed); * p < 0.05 (2-tailed); a Marital status (0 = never married, 1 = ever married); b Job position (0 = staff nurse/community nurse, 1 = nurse manager); c Work schedule (0 = non-shift, 1 = shift)