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Table 1 Demographic and other characteristics

From: Evaluating the impact of an intensive education workshop on evidence-informed decision making knowledge, skills, and behaviours: a mixed methods study

Demographic   
Age in years (mean, SD) 44.3 9.2
Women (n,%) 40 100
Province of residence (n,%)   
  Ontario 33 82.5
  Manitoba 2 5.0
  New Brunswick 2 5.0
  Nova Scotia 2 5.0
  Saskatchewan 1 2.5
Highest educational degree (n,%)   
  Diploma 0 0.0
  Baccalaureate 20 50.0
  Masters 18 45.0
  Other 1 2.5
  Missing 1 2.5
Professional designation (n,%)   
  RN 25 62.5
  APN 1 2.5
  MD 1 2.5
  Librarian 2 5.0
  Other 10 25.0
  Missing 1 2.5
Employment setting (n,%)   
  Academic 9 22.5
  Acute Care 2 12.5
  Long Term Care 0 0.0
  Public Health/Community 23 57.5
  Other 2 5.0
  Missing 1 2.5
Main job function (n,%)   
  Executive officer 2 5.0
  Associate medical officer of health 1 2.5
  Program manager/administrator 14 35.0
  Direct service/care provider 5 12.5
  Research 2 5.0
  Policy development/analysis 1 2.5
  Faculty 8 20.0
  Other 6 15.0
  Missing 1 2.5
Previous experience (n,%)   
  Yes 39 97.5
  No 1 2.5
Previous experience* (n,%)   
  Taken a session 9 22.5
  Read a book 8 20.0
  Taken a workshop 5 12.5
  Taken an undergraduate course 12 30.0
  Taken a graduate course 9 22.5
  Participated in a journal club 3 7.5
  Taught as a tutor 5 12.5
  1. *Participants were able to select more than one response.