Table. 2.

COVID-19 Stress of Face-to-Face Service Industry Employees (N=21)

Items M±SD
Factor 1. Fear of infection (9 items) 28.29±9.09
· I am anxious about not knowing when and where I could be infected with COVID-19. 3.10±1.14
· I am anxious about being infected with COVID-19 in an enclosed place (ex. elevator, public transportation) that I often use. 3.00±1.10
· I am worried that anyone in my family would be infected with COVID-19 3.29±1.06
· I am worried about becoming seriously ill because of COVID-19 2.95±1.17
· I am afraid of having sequelae after recovering from COVID-19 3.10±1.22
· I am afraid of having an asymptomatic carrier near me 3.10±1.14
· I am worried that other people might be infected with COVID-19 because of me. 3.29±1.23
· I am worried about being infected with COVID-19 and causing harm to my family. 3.48±1.21
· I am worried about being infected with COVID-19 by family members 3.00±1.26
Factor 2. Difficulties of social distancing (6 items) 17.10±5.54
· My financial situation has worsened because of COVID-19. 3.05±1.20
· I feel depressed about spending less time in leisure and cultural activities than before because of COVID-19. 3.24±1.09
· As social distancing lasts longer, I feel more disconnected from society 3.05±1.07
· As I spend more time at home due to COVID-19, I feel less motivated in life and more depressed. 2.76±1.14
· It is distressing that I am not able to meet family members or friends as often due to COVID-19. 2.95±1.17
· It is distressing that I am not able to meet family members or friends as often due to COVID-19. 2.05±1.28
Factor 3. Anger toward others (6 items) 20.76±5.55
· I am angry with people who insist face-to-face worship in churches. 3.57±1.08
· I am angry with people who do not follow quarantine orders 3.67±1.06
· I am angry with people who are not compliant with infection prevention guidelines unlike me. 3.29±1.01
· I am angry with people who visit high risk facilities (ex. pub, club). 3.38±1.16
· I am angry with supervisors, seniors, and elders who force to participate in company get-together or meetings despite of COVID-19 risks. 3.48±1.21
· I am angry with people who talk loudly in person or on their cell phones without masks in an enclosed place. 3.38±1.36
Total 66.14±16.86
Korean J Occup Health Nurs 2021;30:101~109 https://doi.org/10.5807/kjohn.2021.30.3.101
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