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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the participating health professionals

From: Assessment of patient safety culture in primary health care in Muscat, Oman: a questionnaire -based survey

Health Professional Characteristics Number (%) (n = 186)
Gender
 Female 176 (95%)
 Male 10 (5%)
Professional background
 Nurses 61 (33%)
 Physicians 42 (23%)
 Radiographers 22 (12%)
 Laboratory technicians 22 (12%)
 Dentists 20 (11%)
 Pharmacists 18 (10%)
Age group
 20–30 years 59 (32%)
 31–40 years 102 (55%)
 41–50 years 23 (12%)
 51–60 years 2 (1%)
Number of years working in health center
  < 1 year 23 (13%)
 1–5 years 98 (53%)
 6–10 years 41 (22%)
 11–15 years 15 (9%)
  > = 16 years 6 (3%)
Number (%) who had worked in another country 35 (19%)