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Table 2 Organizational and workplace characteristics of healthcare workers working at health facilities of Gondar city administration, March 2016, (n = 531)

From: Violence at work: determinants & prevalence among health care workers, northwest Ethiopia: an institutional based cross sectional study

Variables Frequency Percentage
Facility type
 Hospital 361 68.0
 Health center 92 17.3
 Private clinics 78 14.7
Violence Reporting procedure
 Available 168 31.6
 Unavailable 363 68.4
Department
 Inpatient departments 188 35.4
 Pharmacy/laboratory 108 20.3
 Emergency departments 46 8.7
 Other departments 25 4.7
 OPD 164 30.9
Experiences(in years)
 1–5 308 58.1
 6–10 151 28.4
 11–15 15 2.8
 16–38 57 10.7
Job position
 Staff/service provider 484 91.2
 Ward/clinic head 40 7.5
 Coordinator 7 1.3
Shift work
 Yes 336 63.3
 No 195 36.7