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Table 2 General characteristics of subjects stratified by qualifications of health officers

From: Differences in the performance of health officers at the workplace according to their qualifications

Characteristics Nurse
n (%)
Industrial hygienist
n (%)
Air environmental engineer
n (%)
Total 225 (66.96) 34 (10.12) 77 (22.29)
Sex
 Men 3 (1.33) 23 (67.65) 72 (93.51)
 Women 224 (98.67) 11 (32.35) 5 (6.49)
Age group (years)
 20 to 29 20 (8.69) 9 (26.47) 6 (7.79)
 30 to 39 54 (24.00) 11 (32.35) 32 (41.56)
 40 to 49 91 (40.44) 9 (26.47) 27 (35.06)
 50 and over 60 (26.67) 5 (14.71) 12 (15.58)
Size of workplace
  < 300 workers 167 (74.22) 13 (38.24) 67 (87.01)
 300 to 499 workers 19 (8.44) 4 (11.76) 7 (9.09)
 500 to 999 workers 20 (8.89) 8 (23.53) 1 (1.30)
 above 1000 workers 19 (8.44) 9 (26.47) 2 (2.60)
Total career of industrial health
 less than 5 years 127 (56.44) 16 (47.06) 29 (37.66)
 5 to 9 years 43 (19.11) 8 (23.53) 17 (22.08)
 10 years and over 55 (24.44) 10 (29.41) 30 (40.26)
Industrial classification
 Manufacturing 41 (18.22) 25 (73.53) 66 (85.71)
 Construction 5 (2.22) 1 (2.94) 0 (0.00)
 Trasportation/Warehousing/Networking 0 (0.00) 1 (2.94) 1 (1.30)
 Energy/Water supply 2 (0.89) 0 (0.00) 2 (2.60)
 Financing/Insurance 1 (0.44) 0 (0.00) 2 (2.60)
 Mining 1 (0.44) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00)
 Agriculture/Forestry/Fishery 1 (0.44) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00)
 Others 174 (77.33) 7 (20.59) 6 (7.79)