Table 5

ProQOL V subscale scores by country (mean, SD)*

CountryBO mean (SD)STS mean (SD)CS Mean (SD)
England28.4 (5.9)23.7 (5.8)35.3 (6.5)
Scotland28.2 (6.1)23.2 (5.5)35.3 (6.6)
Wales27.7 (6.8)24.1 (6.9)35.1 (7.1)
Northern Ireland27.1 (5.9)23.7 (5.8)35.7 (6.4)
  • *Each subscale is scored out of 50. Population mean scores: BO 20, STS 11, CS 37.

  • BO, burnout; CS, compassion satisfaction; ProQOL V, Professional Quality of Life Scale; STS, secondary traumatic stress.