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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the respondents (N = 3132)

From: Uptake of hepatitis B vaccination and its determinants among health care workers in a tertiary health facility in Enugu, South-East, Nigeria

Socio-demographic characteristics Doctors (N = 297) Nurses/Pharmacists/Lab Workers (N = 716) Admin staff (N = 2119) Total N = 3132
N % N % N % N %
Sex
 Male 185 62.3 277 38.7 489 23.1 951 30.4
 Female 112 37.7 439 61.3 1630 76.9 2181 69.6
Age – group (Years)
  < 20 0 0 0 0 12 0.6 12 0.4
 20–30 94 31.7 84 11.7 414 19.5 592 18.9
 31–40 112 37.7 196 27.4 843 39.8 1151 36.7
 41–50 66 22.2 298 41.6 558 26.3 922 29.5
 51–60 21 7.1 138 19.3 273 12.9 432 13.8
  > 60 4 1.3 0 0 19 0.9 23 0.7
Education Level
 Primary 0 0 0 0 269 12.7 269 8.6
 Secondary 0 0 23 3.2 603 28.5 626 20.0
 Tertiary 297 100 693 96.8 1247 58.8 2237 71.4
Marital status  
 Married 198 66.7 510 71.2 1466 69.2 2174 69.4
 Single 97 32.6 201 28.1 571 26.9 869 27.7
 Separated 0 0 0 0 11 0.5 11 0.4
 Widowed 2 0.7 5 0.7 71 3.4 78 2.5
Duration of work (Years of experience)
  < 1 Year 38 12.8 19 2.7 206 9.7 263 8.3
 1–5 Years 152 51.2 101 14.1 678 32.0 931 29.8
  > 5–10 Years 50 16.8 380 53.1 410 19.3 840 26.8
  > 10 Years 57 19.2 216 30.1 825 39.0 1098 35.1