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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of participants (n = 405), HNRS, 2013

From: Job satisfaction and associated factors among health care providers at public health institutions in Harari region, eastern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variables Frequency (Percent)
Sex
 Male 180 (44.4)
 Female 225 (55.6)
Age
 <35 303 (74.8)
 35 and above 102 (25.2)
Ethnic group
 Oromo 136 (33.6)
 Amhara 154 (38.0)
 Tigray 24 (5.9)
 Harari 68 (16.8)
 Somali 3 (0.7)
 Others 20 (4.9)
Religion
 Muslim 174 (43.0)
 Orthodox 153 (37.8)
 Protestant 67 (16.5)
 Others 11 (2.7)
Marital status
 Single 166 (41.0)
 Married 207 (51.1)
 Divorced 11 (2.7)
 Widowed 18 (4.4)
 Separated 3 (0.7)
Profession
 Specialists 18 (4.4)
 General practitioner 38 (9.5)
 Health officers 33 (8.3)
 Nurses 182 (44.9)
 Midwifes 28 (6.9)
 Pharmacy professionals 51 (12.4)
 Laboratory professionals 37 (9.2)
 Others* 18 (4.4)
Salary
 <2000 birr 218 (53.8)
 2001–3000 birr 118 (29.2)
 3001–4000 birr 62 (15.3)
 >4001 birr 7 (1.7)
  1. * Others health care providers include X-ray technicians, physiotherapists and psychiatrists
  2. HNRS Harari National Regional State