Table 2. Sociodemographic and work environment correlates of anxiety
Covariate95% confidence interval
P valueOdds ratioLowerUpper
Age0.181.040.981.11
Sex
 MaleBaseline
 Female0.341.410.702.87
Ethnic group (n, %)
 ChineseBaseline
 Malay0.890.830.079.91
 Indian0.810.840.203.56
 Eurasian
 Other0.522.070.2219.21
Marital status
 MarriedBaseline
 Never married0.301.590.673.78
Type of employment
 Full timeBaseline
 Part time0.460.580.142.47
 Locum and other0.680.770.222.65
Workplace setting
 Private clinic (PHPC)Baseline
 Private clinic (Non-PHPC)0.520.690.232.12
 Public (polyclinic)0.0033.421.507.77
Number of outbreaks clinically involved in0.400.880.651.19
  • PHPC = Public Health Preparedness Clinic.