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Table 1 Demographic and specialty characteristics of resident survey respondents and focus group participants

From: Mentorship and pursuit of academic medicine careers: a mixed methods study of residents from diverse backgrounds

Characteristic Survey respondents (n = 183) no. (%) Focus group participants (n = 48) no. (%)
Age (years)   
  18-34 156 (85) 38 (80)
  ≥ 35 17 (9) 5 (10)
  Missing 10 (6) 5 (10)
Gender   
  Female 95 (52) 22 (46)
  Male 83 (45) 24 (50)
  Missing 5 (3) 2 (4)
Race/Ethnicity   
  Black/African American 57 (31) 18 (37)
  Hispanic/Latino 25 (14) 7 (15)
  White 69 (38) 16 (33)
  Asian/Other 32 (17) 7 (15)
Specialty   
  Primary care 79 (43) 21 (44)
  Non-primary care 93 (51) 25 (52)
  Missing 11 (6) 2 (4)
Post-Graduate Year (PGY)   
  PGY-1 22 (18) 9 (19)
  PGY-2 28 (21) 7 (15)
  PGY-3 55 (30) 15 (31)
  PGY-4 and above 51 (28) 17 (35)
  Missing 6 (3) 0 (0)
Estimated Medical Education Debt   
  < $150,000 88 (48) 25 (52)
  > $150,000 87 (48) 22 (46)
  Missing 8 (4) 1 (2)