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Table 8 Relationship between work condition of studied sample and level of sleep quality

From: Work stress and sleep disturbances among internship nursing students

  Work conditions   Total sleep quality X2 P value
  Good Poor
No. % No. %
Hospital type Governmental 4 12.1 29 87.9 0.413 ≥ 0.05
Private 5 8.1 57 91.9
Shift number/week 3 shifts/week 2 7.1 26 92.9 6.008 ≤ 0.05*
4 shifts/week 7 17.5 33 82.5
> 4 shifts/week 0 0 27 100
Shift hours 6 h/shift 1 50 2 50 6.123 ≤ 0.05*
12 h/shift 7 7.8 90 92.2
24 h/shift 1 33.3 3 66.7
Night shifts/week 1–2/week 7 12.7 48 87.3 1.690 ≥ 0.05
3–4/week 1 4 24 96
> 4 shifts/week 1 6.7 14 93.3
Nurse/patient ratio Nurse/1–2 5 13.5 32 86.5 1.166 ≥ 0.05
Nurse/3–4 1 7.7 12 92.3
Nurse/> 4 3 6.7 42 93.3
Shift payment Acceptable 5 7.9 58 92.1 .515 ≥ 0.05
Not 4 12.5 28 87.5
  1. *Statistical significance