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Table 4 Represents the results of univariate and multivariate analysis of data pertain to the low personal accomplishment (PA) burnout subscale and explanatory variables

From: The role of chronic physical illness and job dissatisfaction on burnout’s risk among medical interns in Oman: a study of prevalence and determinants

Variable Low PA levels Unadjusted OR (95% CI) p-value Adjusted OR (95% CI) p-value
No Yes
n (%) n (%)
Gender
 Male 9 (31.0) 20 (69.0) 1.202 (0.511–2.825) 0.673 1.320 (0.464–3.754) 0.603
 Female (Ref) 53 (35.1) 98 (64.9)     
Age (mean ± SD) 25.76 ± 1.25 25.34 ± 1.13 0.729 (0.551–0.965) 0.027* 0.778 (0.540–1.120) 0.176
Nationality
 Omani (Ref) 56 (36.6) 97 (63.4)     
 Non-Omani 6 (22.2) 21 977.8) 2.021 (0.770–5.304) 0.153 0.840 (0.227–3.114) 0.795
Marital status
 Single (Ref) 48 (31.8) 103 (68.2)     
 Married 14 (48.3) 15 (51.7) 0.499 (0.223–1.117) 0.091 0.516 (0.182–1.467) 0.215
Do you have children
 Yes 3 (37.5) 5 (62.5) 0.870 (0.201–3.768) 0.853 1.482 (0.238–9.235) 0.673
 No (Ref) 59 (34.3) 113 (65.7)     
University of graduation
 SQU-Oman (Ref) 26 (37.7) 43 (62.3)     
 NUST-Oman 29 (31.9) 62 (68.1) 1.293 (0.670–2.493) 0.444 0.703 (0.303–1.631) 0.411
 Abroad 7 (35.0) 13 (65.0) 1.123 (0.397–3.177) 0.827 0.980 (0.283–3.393) 0.975
Living place
 Family house (Ref) 36 (30.8) 81 (69.2)     
 Apartment with friends 7 (58.3) 5 (41.7) 0.317 (0.094–1.068) 0.064 0.257 (0.061–1.076) 0.063
 Hospital hostel 8 (27.6) 21 (72.4) 1.167 (0.472–2.881) 0.738 1.362 (0.501–3.701) 0.545
 Living alone 11 (50.0) 11 (50.0) 0.444 (0.177–1.119) 0.085 0.553 (0.201–1.527) 0.253
Physical illness
 Yes 13 (59.1) 9 (40.9) 0.311 (0.125–0.777) 0.012* 0.258 (0.088–0.759) 0.014*
 No (Ref) 49 (31.0) 109 (69.0)     
Exposed to workspace bullying
 Yes 29 (34.1) 56 (65.9) 1.028 (0.555–1.903) 0.930 0.825 (0.375–1.814) 0.633
 No (Ref) 33 (34.7) 62 (65.3)     
Overall job satisfaction
 Either satisfied or ambivalent (Ref) 52 (37.1) 88 (62.9)     
 Dissatisfied 10 (25.0) 30 (75.0) 1.773 (0.802–3.920) 0.157 2.093 (0.796–5.500) 0.134
  1. *Statistically significant, Ref Reference category
  2. NUST, National University of Science and Technology; PA, personal achievement; SQU, Sultan Qaboos University