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Table 5 Relation between nurses’ work interference with family, family interference with work score and overall work–family conflict and their demographic characteristics (n = 139)

From: Relationship between work–family conflict, sleep quality, and depressive symptoms among mental health nurses

Variables WIF score FIW score Overall WFC score p
mean ± SD p mean ± SD p mean ± SD  
Age
 < 30 years 27.23 ± 7.29 0.00** 24.84 ± 5.73 0.00** 52.07 ± 12.19 0.00**
 ≥ 30 years 34.25 ± 5.39   30.6 ± 4.36   64.85 ± 8.35  
Gender
 Male 27.24 ± 7.47 .096 26.27 ± 7.03 0.97 53.51 ± 13.42 0.32
 Female 29.63 ± 7.44   26.3 ± 5.55   55.94 ± 12.31  
Marital status
 Single 24.41 ± 5.43 .007* 22.29 ± 7.06 .003* 46.70 ± 11.55 .002*
 Married 29.63 ± 7.54   26.85 ± 5.59   56.49 ± 12.33  
Education   F   F   F
 Diploma 29.26 ± 7.51 0.37 25.82 ± 6.32 0.043* 55.09 ± 12.94 0.15
 Technical institute 29.28 ± 7.6   27.18 ± 5.87   56.46 ± 12.72  
 Bachelors 26.08 ± 6.67   22.75 ± 2.63   48.83 ± 8.69  
Experience (in years)
 < 10 years 29.06 ± 7.75 .889 25.88 ± 6.23 0.29 54.95 ± 13.18 0.68
 ≥ 10 years 28.88 ± 7.12   27 ± 5.43   55.88 ± 11.67  
Residence
 Rural 29.07 ± 7.63 .829 26.16 ± 6.03 0.64 55.24 ± 12.71 0.92
 Urban 28.74 ± 7.12   26.74 ± 5.76   55.48 ± 12.47  
Income
 Insufficient 29.68 ± 7.41 .372 26.28 ± 6.15 0.98 55.96 ± 12.81 0.6
 Just sufficient 28.52 ± 7.57   26.30 ± 5.85   54.82 ± 12.54  
Shift manner
 Yes 29.09 ± 7.62 .506 26.48 ± 6 0.071 55.57 ± 12.78 0.21
 No 27 ± 3.28   22 ± 2.19   49 ± 5.48  
  1. Data expressed as mean ± SD; t test of significance, f ANOVA test; insignificant p > 0.05, *significant p < 0.05, **highly significant p < 0.001