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Table 1 Demographic and occupational characteristics of study participants (n=547)

From: Mental health symptoms among the nurses of Bangladesh during the COVID-19 pandemic

Characteristic N (%)
Median age (IQR), year = 26 (24–29)
Gender
 Male 186 (34.0)
 Female 361 (66.0)
Type of healthcare facility
 Tertiary 235 (43.0)
 Secondary 170 (31.1)
 Primary 142 (26.0)
Type of job
 Government 302 (55.2)
 Private 245 (44.8)
Educational level  
 Diploma in nursing 253 (46.3)
 B.Sc. in nursing 184 (33.6)
 Masters 110 (20.1)
Area of residence
 Divisional city 346 (63.3)
 District town 110 (20.1)
 Sub-district 91 (16.6)
Marital status
 Unmarried 289 (52.8)
 Married 258 (47.2)
Professional title
 Senior staff nurse 519 (94.9)
 Nurse-in-charge 28 (5.1)
Working position
 Frontline 226 (41.3)
 Second-line 321 (58.7)
Had complete PPE during working
 Yes 294 (53.8)
 No 253 (46.2)
Faced any emotional abuse
 Yes 173 (31.6)
 No 374 (68.4)