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Table 1 Social and labour characteristics of the population under study

From: Sensitivity and specificity of a brief scale to evaluate psychological violence at work in Peruvian health professionals

Feature Group with PVW (n = 94) Group without PVW (n = 94) Total (%) n = 188 p*
Origin
 City of Lima 81 53 134 (71.3) 0.0004
 Other cities 13 41 54 (28.7)  
Activities
 Nursing 53 37 90 (47.9) 0.024
 Medicine 11 8 19 (10.1)  
 Other professions 16 19 35 (18.6)  
 Management 14 30 44 (23.4)  
Employment status
 Stable 57 57 114 (60.6) 0.0002a
 Temporary 37 37 74 (39.4)  
Sex
 Male 44 33 77 (41.0) 0.163
 Female 50 61 111 (59.0)  
  1. aCalculated for the total frequency
  2. *X2 test for p < 0.05