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Table 1 Demographics of Survey Respondents

From: Survey of perceptions and educational needs of primary care providers regarding management of patients with class II and III obesity in Ontario, Canada

Characteristic No. of respondents (%)
Profession
 Family Physician 84 (91.3)
 Nurse Practitioner 6 (6.5)
 No answer/prefer not to answera 2 (2.2)
Gender
 Male 30 (32.6)
 Female 57 (62.0)
 No answer/prefer not to answer 5 (5.4)
Years in Practice
 0–10 36 (39.1)
 11–20 12 (13.0)
 21–30 21 (22.8)
 31+ 17 (18.5)
 No answer/prefer not to answer 6 (6.5)
 Mean (± SD) 17.7 (± 13.4)
Practice Types
 Solo Practice 3 (3.3)
 Group Practiceb 31 (33.7)
 Family Health Team 35 (38.0)
 Other 17 (18.5)
 No answer/prefer not to answer 6 (6.5)
Interprofessional Practice
 Yes 63 (68.5)
 No 24 (26.1)
 No answer/prefer not to answer 5 (5.4)
Population Served
 Urban 51 (55.4)
 Rural 34 (37.0)
 No answer/prefer not to answer 7 (7.6)
  1. aDemographic questions were optional in the survey to preserve anonymity
  2. bNot including Family Health Team
  3. Columns may not add up to 100% due to rounding