Table 1: The respondents’ ( ) background data.

Background data %

Gender ( )
  Female246 97.6
  Male62.4
Age ( )
  32–455622.6
  46–506927.8
  51–555622.6
  56–656727.0
Education ( )
  Specialized nurse15161.6
  Nurse5723.3
  MSc3715.1
Work experience in health care ( )
  <216024.1
  21–255321.3
  26–306325.3
  >307329.3
Work experience as nurse manager ( )
  <57128.2
  5–96525.8
  10–144718.7
  >146927.3
Updating education in leadership ( )
  Yes23794.0
  No156.0
Reading professional journals ( )
  Yes21685.7
  No3614.3
Reading scientific journals ( )
  Yes11344.8
  No13955.2
Searching information from internet ( )
  Yes17368.7
  No7931.3
Discussing with colleagues )
  Yes22087.3
  No3212.7
Consulting experts ( )
  Yes9136.1
  No16163.9
Number of employees ( )
  <206928.2
  20–246626.9
  25–294618.8
  >296426.1