Table 3

Strength of correlation between grit and burnout in each subgroup. (r=correlation coefficient)

Correlation, rp Value
Grit vs burnout
 Overall−0.3120.0001
 Consultant−0.3810.0001
 General practitioner−0.1690.115
 Higher specialist trainee−0.3640.001
 Junior specialist trainee−0.2540.03
Grit vs disengagement
 Overall−0.2260.001
 Consultant−0.3030.003
 General practitioner−0.0620.563
 Higher specialist trainee−0.2520.02
 Junior specialist trainee−0.2220.09
Grit vs exhaustion
 Overall−0.3810.0001
 Consultant−0.3860.0001
 General practitioner−0.1600.136
 Higher specialist trainee−0.4390.0001
 Junior specialist trainee−0.3910.02