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Table 2 Demographic and descriptive statistics for the managers

From: Pain management in eldercare employees – the role of managers in addressing musculoskeletal pain and pain-related sickness absence

  Mean (SD), n (%) or median (IQR)
Age 48.9 (SD 7.2)
Time in current position (years) 4.5 (IQR 1.4 to 6.2)
Total time in management positions (years) 10.7 (IQR 6.0 to 15.0)
Time spent as a care employee
 Former 18 (43%)
 Concurrent 8 (19%)
 None 16 (38%)
Education level
 Qualification + additional management training 16 (38%)
 Qualification as a Nurse 11 (26%)
 Qualification as a Care Aide 10 (24%)
 Other 5 (12%)
  1. Data are mean or numbers
  2. SD standard deviation, IQR interquartile range