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Table 5 Variables and measurements

From: The effect of family doctor policy practice on primary health-care workers’ health in Hongkou District of Shanghai, China: varied by occupational divisions?

Variable category Dimensions Sub-dimensions Variables Item Measurement
Dependent variable Health status Self-rated health How do you evaluate your own health? 1 = Very poor, 2 = Poor, 3 = Neutral, 4 = Good, 5 = Excellent
Key independent predictor FD practice Workload work time How about your work time? 1 = Never overtime, 2 = Not often overtime,3 = Sometimes overtime, 4 = Often overtime, 5 = Usually overtime
work intensity How about your work intensity? 1 = Very weak, 2 = Weak, 3 = Neutral, 4 = Strong, 5 = Very strong
workload in the FD practice How about the workload brought by FD practice? 1 = None, 2 = Tiny, 3 = Neutral Strong, 4 = Very strong
Work pressure work pressure How about the work pressure? 1 = None, 2 = A little, 3 = Neutral Strong, 4 = Very strong
Cooperation and support team/department support Please score the team/department support? [1–5] satisfaction
1 = very poor, 2 = poor, 3 = neutral, 4 = good, 5 = very good
CHSCs’ support Please score the CHSC support [1–5] satisfaction
1 = very poor, 2 = poor, 3 = neutral, 4 = good, 5 = very good
policy support Please score the policy support [1–5] satisfaction
1 = very poor, 2 = poor, 3 = neutral, 4 = good, 5 = very good
Key control variable Workplace environments Office environment How about your office environment 1 = Very poor, 2 = Poor, 3 = Neutral, 4 = Good, 5 = Very good
Facilities and equipment How about your facilities and equipment 1 = Very poor, 2 = Poor, 3 = Neutral, 4 = Good, 5 = Very good
Information technology system How about your information technology (IT) system 1 = Very poor, 2 = Poor, 3 = Neutral, 4 = Good, 5 = Very good
Cultural environment How about your cultural environment 1 = Very poor, 2 = Poor, 3 = Neutral, 4 = Good, 5 = Very good
Performance incentive How about your performance incentive 1 = Very poor, 2 = Poor, 3 = Neutral, 4 = Good, 5 = Very good
Socio-demographic characteristics Age When were you born? [22–67], Unit: years
Gender What’s your gender? 1 = Male, 0 = Female
Marital status What is your marital status? 1 = Single, 2 = Married, 3 = Divorced, 4 = Widowed
Education What is your education level? 1 = High school or below, 2 = Bachelor degree, 3 = Master degree or above
Hukou What is your household registration? 1 = This subdistrict, Shanghai, 2 = Other subdistricts, Shanghai, 3 = Other provinces
Annual income What is your annual income? [1–36], Unit: 10,000 Yuan
Occupational category What is your occupational category? 1 = FD, 2 = FN,3 = PHD,4 = Others