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Table 1 Frequency distribution of demographic characteristics (n = 894)

From: Psychometric evaluation of medication safety competence scale for clinical nurses

Factors Group n %
Age 18–24 157 17.6
  25–34 463 51.8
  35–44 214 23.9
  ≥ 45 60 6.7
Sex Male 223 24.9
  Female 671 75.1
Education level Junior college education 257 28.8
  Undergraduate education 409 45.7
  Postgraduate education 228 25.5
Marital status Unmarried 273 30.5
  Married 546 61.1
  Divorced/Widowed 75 8.4
Site Jinzhou city 328 36.7
  Panjin city 281 31.4
  Shenyang city 285 31.9
Professional experience (year) 1–5 207 23.2
  6–10 313 35.0
  11–15 181 20.2
  16–20 114 12.8
  ≥ 20 79 8.8