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Table 3 The means and standard deviations on all SF-36 dimensions broken down by sex, age, occupation and workplace

From: The health related quality of life of the employees in the Greek hospitals: assessing how healthy are the health workers

Characteristics Physical Functioning Role Physical Bodily Pain General Health Vitality Social Functioning Role Emotional Mental Health
Sex         
Male 89.7 (17.7) 84.7 (30.5) 83.5 (20.8) 73.6 (18.8) 68 (18.7) 75.3 (23.7) 80.1 (33.3) 70 (19.2)
Female 81.3 (20.5) 70 (35.5) 68 (25.5) 66.2 (18.7) 61 (18.2) 65.8 (24) 70 (37.4) 64.2 (18.7)
Age         
20–29 85.3 (18.5) 76.3 (30.7) 71.7 (24) 67.5 (19.3) 62.7 (19.9) 65.3 (26.5) 73 (38.4) 62.7 (20.8)
30–39 85 (19.6) 70.1 (37.4) 72.7 (25) 69 (18.7) 61.3 (18.4) 66.8 (23) 69.3 (36.7) 65 (18)
40–49 85 (18.7) 82.1 (30) 76.9 (23) 71.3 (18.8) 65.5 (18.3) 73.6 (24.7) 76 (36.6) 67.4 (20.3)
>50 78.4 (25.3) 83.3 (31) 77.1 (29.3) 67 (20.4) 70.8 (17.3) 75.8 (23.4) 92.2 (20.9) 75.8 (15.2)
Occupation         
Administrative personnel 84.4 (20.6) 80.6 (31.2) 78.2 (23.1) 70.3 (18) 65.8 (19.1) 71.4 (24) 73.7 (39.8) 65.8 (20.8)
Medical Doctors 91.5 (12.8) 82.2 (32.2) 84.9 (16.5) 74 (17.7) 65.5 (20) 75.6 (22.9) 76.8 (34.6) 70.3 (18.3)
Nurses 81.6 (20.1) 69.5 (35.6) 64.1 (27.1) 65 (17.8) 60.7 (16.5) 62.8 (23.3) 74.1 (34.6) 63.3 (18.1)
Technical personnel 85.6 (20.6) 83.9 (31.9) 78.4 (26.5) 71.1 (19.7) 74.3 (15) 73.3 (27.1) 82 (32.2) 74.1 (16.7)
Auxiliary personnel 67.9 (27.3) 57.5 (35.4) 56.4 (25.2) 60.3 (22.8) 56.1 (18.9) 63.6 (26.7) 63.3 (35.7) 64.2 (20)
Hospital         
I # 75.8 (27.5) 77.9 (31.1) 67.9 (26.8) 70.1 (15.6) 66.9 (19) 70.7 (27.1) 76.9 (29.5) 72.8 (15.7)
II+ 82.6 (17.4) 69 (38.8) 70.9 (25) 64.4 (18) 61.3 (13.3) 67.1 (22.6) 63 (40.7) 60 (17.8)
III** 91.1 (9.3) 81.7 (28.8) 77.2 (22) 72 (19) 65.2 (20.7) 72.1 (24) 76.9 (36.2) 66.4 (22.5)
IV++ 92.1 (9.8) 92.9 (19.2) 85 (18.5) 71.6 (18.5) 63.7 (20.6) 65.8 (28.9) 80.6 (38.8) 64.4 (21.7)
V+ 81 (23.2) 71.9 (35.5) 74.3 (25.6) 65.9 (19.6) 62.1 (19.6) 70.2 (24) 75.5 (34.8) 67.6 (19.8)
VI+ 89 (13.5) 78.3 (33.5) 72.6 (24) 74.5 (18.3) 65.1 (18.2) 64.7 (23.6) 69.8 (40.2) 65.1 (18.1)
VII++ 91.8 (14.2) 82 (34.2) 80.2 (25.9) 74 (18.3) 68.4 (19.9) 78.5 (22.7) 85.3 (29) 70.6 (17.1)
  1. Bold & italics characters indicate statistical significant scoring differences between the subgroups of the population (after controlling for multiple testing with Bonferroni correction). # University hospital + National Health System hospital ** Institution of Social Security hospital ++ Private hospitals