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Table 2 Sociodemographic characteristics of the participants

From: Determinants of the intention of elementary school nurses to adopt a redefined role in health promotion at school

Sample characteristics (n = 251) Frequency
Gender  
Male 8 (3%)
Female 243 (97%)
Mean age 1 (SD) 46.1 (±8.7%)
Education  
College diploma 31 (12.4%)
University certificate 41 (16.3%)
Nursing degree 163 (64.9%)
Nursing superior studies (one-year certificate, Msc.) 16 (6.4%)
Mean years of ESN practice  
<1 year 30 (11.9%)
1 to 10 years 142 (56.6%)
11 to 20 years 46 (18.3%)
>21 years 33 (13.2%)
Employment status 2  
Full-time 167 (66.8%)
Part-time 66 (26.4%)
On-call 17 (6.8%)
Mean students per ESN 3 (SD) 1,341 (20-3,400)
Mean schools per ESN 4 (SD) 5 (1-12)
  1. 1n = 249; 2n = 250; 3n = 231; 4n = 241. SD = standard deviation; ESN = elementary school nurse.