Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2017 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Compliance with Standard Precautions and Associated Factors among Healthcare Workers in Gondar University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia

Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of HCWs working in Gondar University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia, 2014 ().

Variable Category Frequency %

Age category25 years13533.2
26–30 years20750.9
31 years6515.9
SexFemale14435.4
Male26364.6
Profession Intern doctors8019.7
General practitioners4811.8
Anesthetists143.4
Nurse16239.8
Midwifes225.4
Laboratory technologists6516.0
Radiologists51.2
Physiotherapists112.7
Work experience2 years16540.5
3-4 years15036.9
5 years and above9222.6
Marital statusSingle25562.7
Married14134.6
Widowed41.0
Divorced71.7
Assigned place (ward) OPD4410.8
MDR TB ward102.5
Ophthalmology ward133.2
Fistula ward61.5
General ward102.5
Laboratory room6415.7
Physiotherapy room112.7%
Radiology room51.2%
Emergency and inpatient194.7%
Medical ward409.8%
Surgical ward4110.1%
Recovery153.7%
Gynecology & obstetric ward4110.1%
Pediatrics ward327.9%
Operation room4310.6%
Orthopedics133.2%

Outpatient Department.