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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of participants (N = 85)

From: Attitudes of clinical staff toward the causes and management of aggression in acute old age psychiatry inpatient units

  n %
Gender Male 29 34.1
Female 56 65.9
Occupation Registered nurse 52 61.1
Enrolled nurse 23 27.1
Psychiatrist/Allied health 10 11.8
Unit 1 26 30.6
  2 22 25.9
  3 37 43.5
Country/region of birth    
Australia   40 47.6
Asia   36 42.9
Western Europe   8 9.5
Age (years) (n = 81)   M SD Min Max
   43.1 11.3 24 62