Table 1

Demographic factors

Categoryn (%)
Race
 White275 (74.5)
 Asian51 (13.8)
 Hispanic25 (6.8)
 Multiple races9 (2.4)
 Other4 (1.1)
 Black or African American3 (0.8)
 Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander1 (0.3)
 American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.3)
Years out of training
 5 years or less48 (13.0)
6–10 years137 (37.1)
11–20 years151 (40.9)
 More than 20 years29 (7.9)
 Other4 (1.1)
Primary practice setting
 Private practice141 (38.2)
 Academic106 (28.7)
 Combination or other105 (28.5)
 Military or VA17 (4.6)
Clinical work
 Outpatient181 (49.2)
 Inpatient62 (16.8)
 Equal mix (inpatient/outpatient)96 (26.1)
 Other18 (4.9)
 Non-clinical administrative6 (1.6)
 Research5 (1.4)
 No response1 (0.3)
Specialty
 Obstetrics and Gynaecology49 (13.3)
 Family Medicine43 (11.6)
 Internal Medicine Subspecialty42 (11.4)
 Paediatrics39 (10.6)
 Paediatric Subspecialty35 (9.5)
 Internal Medicine28 (7.6)
 Emergency Medicine20 (5.4)
 Surgical Subspecialty18 (4.9)
 Psychiatry14 (3.8)
 Other14 (3.8)
 Anaesthesiology13 (3.5)
 Dermatology12 (3.3)
 Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation10 (2.7)
 Radiology8 (2.2)
 Neurology8 (2.2)
 Pathology6 (1.6)
 Ophthalmology3 (0.8)
 Allergy and Immunology3 (0.8)
 General Surgery2 (0.5)
 Preventive Medicine2 (0.5)
Hours worked per week
 None1 (0.3)
1–104 (1.1)
11–2022 (6.0)
21–3026 (7.0)
31–4085 (23.1)
41–50114 (31.0)
51–6071 (19.3)
61–7031 (8.4)
71–809 (2.4)
 >805 (1.4)
 No response1 (0.3)
Share home with spouse/partner
 Yes345 (93.8)
 No19 (5.2)
 Other4 (1.0)
 No response1 (0.3)
Number of children
00 (0)
139 (10.6)
2208 (56.4)
386 (23.3)
427 (7.3)
 5 or more8 (2.2)
 No response1 (0.3)
Per cent responsibility for domestic duties and/or childcare
0%–25%28 (7.6)
26%–50%94 (25.5)
51%–75%182 (49.3)
76%–100%65 (17.6)
  • VA, Veterans Affairs.