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Table 3 Nursing home characteristics and the occurrence of all types of resident-to-resident aggression, n (%)

From: Resident-to-resident aggression in Norwegian nursing homes: a cross-sectional exploratory study

CharacteristicsVerbalp*Physicalp*Materialp*Sexualp*
Size
Small (≤50 beds)1560 (87.4)0.2361223 (67.1)0.003420 (22.8)0.004306 (16.6)0.001
Large (> 50 beds)1522 (88.7)1250 (71.8)476 (26.9)366 (20.8)
Location
Urban1037 (88.3)0.925838 (69.8)0.160326 (26.8)0.049211 (17.4)0.356
Suburban1383 (87.9)1125 (70.4)400 (24.7)315 (19.5)
Rural662 (87.8)510 (66.6)170 (22.0)146 (18.8)
Unit
Short-term care394 (80.7)0.001278 (55.9)0.00181 (16.2)0.00171 (14.2)0.001
Long-term care1885 (88.3)1465 (67.4)470 (21.4)356 (16.2)
Dementia special care676 (93.8)637 (87.0)316 (42.3)221 (29.6)
  1. *Pearson’s Chi-square test