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Table 1 Characteristics of 2018 family medicine residency online survey respondents and their institutions (n = 77)

From: Benchmarking of provider competencies and current training for prevention and management of obesity among family medicine residency programs: a cross-sectional survey

Title/Role n (%)a
Program Director 56 (72.7)
Associate Director or Co-Director 15 (19.5)
Assistant Director 5 (6.5)
Otherb 1 (1.3)
Gender n (%)a
Male 51 (66.2)
Female 26 (33.8)
Academic Experience Mean (mean ± SD)
Mean years at current institution 12.7 ± 8.5
Mean years in current role 6.8 ± 6.4
Family Medicine Residency Programs Survey Sample (%)
(n = 77)
U.S. Family Medicine Programs (%)
(n = 474)
Program Affiliationa, c
 Community-Based, Med School Administered 19.0 16.2
 Community-Based, Med School Affiliated 49.0 59.5
 Community-Based, Non-Affiliated 12.0 9.7
 Med School-Based 19.0 12.0
 Military 0 2.5
Population Servedc,d
 Inner-City 6.0 6.8
 Urban 60.0 50.0
 Suburban 38.0 44.7
 Rural 27.0 31.0
Geographic Regiona, c
 Northeast 18.2 16.9
 Midwest 31.2 28.5
 South 32.5 32.3
 West 18.2 22.4
  1. SD Standard deviation
  2. aPercentages may not sum to 100% due to rounding
  3. bOne respondent specified “faculty” in the “other” response option
  4. cData is from the AAFP residency database (last accessed in 2018)
  5. dPrograms might identify as serving more than one population