You are viewing the site in preview mode

Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 4 Means (SD) of life satisfaction in female and male physicians.

From: The impact of gender and parenthood on physicians' careers - professional and personal situation seven years after graduation

  Female physicians Male physicians    
LIFE SATISFACTION Without children (n = 191) Mean (SD) With children (n = 101) Mean (SD) Total (n = 292) Mean (SD) Without children (n = 177) Mean (SD) With children (n = 110) Mean (SD) Total (n = 287) Mean (SD)    
Friends 3.58 (1.04) 3.82 (1.09) 3.66 (1.06) 3.48 (1.07) 3.34 (1.12) 3.43 (1.08)    
Leisure activities 3.05 (1.05) 3.12 (1.03) 3.07 (1.04) 3.05 (1.03) 2.64 (1.08) 2.89 (1.07)    
Health 3.75 (1.05) 3.83 (1.11) 3.78 (1.07) 3.84 (1.01) 3.66 (1.12) 3.77 (1.06)    
Income 3.50 (1.07) 3.45 (1.10) 3.48 (1.08) 3.17 (1.16) 3.15 (1.20) 3.16 (1.77)    
Work 3.49 (0.98) 3.57 (1.00) 3.52 (0.97) 3.54 (0.95) 3.75 (0.97) 3.62 (0.96)    
Living condition 4.12 (0.88) 4.10 (0.97) 4.11 (0.91) 4.03 (0.97) 4.04 (0.85) 4.03 (0.92)    
Family life 3.38 (1.26) 4.46 (0.81) 3.76 (1.23) 3.45 (1.12) 4.32 (0.96) 3.79 (1.14)    
Partnership/Sexuality 3.64 (1.27) 3.73 (1.17) 3.67 (1.23) 3.55 (1.34) 3.65 (1.07) 3.59 (1.24)    
Analyses of variance Gender Children Gender × Children
multivariate F(8,559) p partial eta2 F(8,559) p partial eta2 F(8,559) p partial eta2
  3.73 <0.001 0.05 21.71 <0.001 0.24 1.50 0.153 0.02
univariate F(1,566) p partial eta2 F(1,566) p partial eta2 F(1,566) p partial eta2
Friends 9.23 0.002 0.02 0.18 0.675 <0.01 4.09 0.044 0.01
Leisure activities 6.23 0.013 0.01 3.86 0.050 0.01 6.43 0.011 0.01
Health 0.14 0.711 <0.01 0.41 0.523 <0.01 1.83 0.177 <0.01
Income 9.87 0.002 0.02 0.18 0.673 <0.01 0.03 0.872 <0.01
Work 1.88 0.171 <0.01 2.98 0.085 <0.01 0.64 0.426 <0.01
Living condition 0.90 0.342 <0.01 0.01 0.952 <0.01 0.03 0.873 <0.01
Family life 0.12 0.734 <0.01 104.94 <0.001 0.16 1.26 0.262 <0.01
Partnership/Sexuality 0.61 0.434 <0.01 0.76 0.384 <0.01 0.01 0.958 <0.01
  1. Results of multivariate and univariate analyses (N = 579)