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Table 4 Multivariable logistic regression analysis of factors associated with job satisfaction of participants, 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 Level of satisfaction COR (95 % CI) AOR (95 % CI)
Satisfied Dissatisfied
Age
 <35 172 (42.5) 129 (31.8) 1.89 (1.22, 2.11) 2.0 (1.67, 2.88)
 35 and above 43 (10.6) 61 (15.1) 1.00 1.00
Profession
 Specialist 9 (50) 9(50) 1.00 1.00
 General practitioner 18 (47.4) 20 (52.6)   
 Health officer (HO) 13 (39.4 20 (60.6)   
 Nurse 69 (27.9 %) 113 (72.1)   
 Midwife 15 (53.6) 13 (46.4) 1.15 (1.01, 1.78) 1.20 (1.11, 2.23)
 Pharmacy 22 (43.2) 29 (56.8)   
 Laboratory 20 (54.1) 17 (45.9) 1.17 (1.01, 1.81)  
 Others** 13 (72.3) 5 (27.7)   
Salary
 <2000 birr 67 (16.5) 151 (37.3) 0.34 (0.15, 0.54)  
 2000 birr and above 105(25.9) 82 (20.3) 1.00  
Health institution
 Health center 59 (14.6) 47 (11.6) 1.87 (1.19, 2.93)*  
 Hospital 120 (29.6) 179 (44.2) 1.00  
Satisfaction with stay
 Yes 136 (33.6) 105 (25.9) 3.64 (1.17, 4.76)* 3.21 (1.33, 5.41)
 No 43 (10.6) 121 (29.9) 1.00 1.00
Safe environment
 Yes 116 (28.7) 80 (19.8) 3.36 (2.12, 4.68)*  
 No 63 (15.5) 146 (36.0) 1.00  
Free of hazard
 Yes 113(27.9) 64 (15.8) 4.33 (3.46, 5.86)* 5.10 (3.82, 7.99)*
 No 66 (16.3) 162 (40) 1.00 1.00
Comfortable
 Yes 101 (24.9) 50 (12.3) 4.55 (3.25, 6.69)* 4.61 (3.33, 6.92)*
 No 78 (19.3) 176 (43.5) 1.00 1.00
Med. equipment
 Adequate 91 (22.5) 73 (18.1) 2.16 (1.23, 3.89)*  
 Inadequate 88 (21.7) 153 (37.7) 1.00  
Essential drug
 Adequate 84 (20.7) 50 (12.3) 3.11 (1.86, 5.10)*  
 Inadequate 95 (23.5) 176 (43.5) 1.00  
Future intention
 To stay 110 (27.2) 92 (22.7) 2.32 (1.55, 3.46)* 3.01 (1.33, 6.79)
 To leave 69 (17.0) 134 (33.1) 1.00 1.00
Essential drug
 Adequate 84 (20.7) 50 (12.3) 3.11 (1.86, 5.10)*  
 Inadequate 95 (23.5) 176 (43.5) 1.00  
  1. HNRS Harari National Regional State
  2. * p value less than 0.001
  3. ** Others include X-ray technicians, physiotherapists and psychiatrists