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Table 5 Results of the binary logistic regression

From: Motivation of emergency medical services volunteers: a study of organized Good Samaritans

Variableβ (estimate)a95% CIWald χ2P
Age−0.104−0.126 to − 0.08286.3160.000
Gender1.312b0.919 to 1.70642.8130.000
Values0.2630.033 to 0.4925.0230.025
Understanding−0.578−0.824 to − 0.33321.4070.000
Enhancement0.4040.17 to 0.63911.4290.001
Social−0.238−0.423 to − 0.0546.4380.011
Protective−0.16−0.336 to 0.0173.130.077
Career−0.114−0.269 to 0.0412.0810.149
  1. aPositive β values are associated with a higher probability of becoming a TDV and negative β values are associated with a higher probability become becoming an OGS
  2. bMales had a higher probability of becoming an OGS than a TDV