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Table 7 Factors related to total burnout score

From: The prevalence of burnout among interns in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and its relation to engaging in unethical behaviors

  Total burnout score (n = 270) P value*
High n (%) Low n (%)
Age
 22–23 26 (19.3) 23 (17) 0.636
 24 48 (35.6) 55 (40.7) 0.380
 ≥ 25 61 (45.2) 57 (42.2) 0.624
Nationality
 Saudi 120 (88.9) 116 (85.9) 0.463
 Non-Saudi 15 (11.1) 19 (14.1)  
Gender
 Male 54 (40) 54 (40) 1.000
 Female 81 (60) 81 (60)  
Marital status
 Married 17 (12.6) 17 (12.6) 1.000
 Single 118 (87.4) 118 (87.4)  
Is your medical school
 Governmental university 85 (63) 83 (61.5) 0.802
 Local private university 49 (36.3) 44 (32.6) 0.522
 Abroad 1 (0.7) 8 (5.9) 0.036
How did you pay your tuition fee? (n = 99)
 Scholarship 33 (66) 36 (69.2) 0.727
 Guardian 17 (34) 16 (30.8)  
  1. *P value = 0.05 is considered significant