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Table 1 General characteristics of study subjects

From: Relating factors to wearing personal radiation protectors among healthcare professionals

Characteristics Number Percent
Sex
 Male 5607 63.3
 Female 3251 36.7
Age (years)
 20–29 2733 30.9
 30–39 3623 40.9
 40–49 1936 21.9
  ≥ 50 566 6.4
Duration of employment (years)
  < 10 5523 62.4
 10–19 2212 25.0
  ≥ 20 1123 12.7
Hospital type
 General hospitala 3791 42.8
 Hospital 1928 21.8
 Clinic 1918 21.7
 Dental hospital/clinic 874 9.9
 Public health center 347 3.9
Job title
 Radiologic technologist 7198 81.3
 Doctor 320 3.6
 Dentist/dental hygienist 917 10.4
 Nurse/nursing assistant 423 4.8
  1. Equation 1 aHospital having 100 or more beds, including university hospitals