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Table 1 Characteristics of the study population

From: Language interpretation conditions and boundaries in multilingual and multicultural emergency healthcare

Variable Persons N = 46
Gender (n)
 Female 32
 Male 14
 Age (years)a 37 (21–65)
Country of birth
 Sweden 41
 Ex Yugoslavia 3
 Finland 1
 Iraq 1
Professional level (n)
 Nurse 21
 Assistant nurse 8
 Physician 5
 Social worker 1
 Unit managers 6
 Operational manager 5
Emergency healthcare context (n)
 Ambulance care 8
 Somatic emergency clinic 26
 Psychiatric emergency clinic 12
 Work experience in health care (years)a 13 (1–44)
 Work experience in emergency healthcare (years)a 4 (1–28)
  1. aMedian (range)