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Table 2 Demographics of Study Group

From: Medical Students' and Residents' preferred site characteristics and preceptor behaviours for learning in the ambulatory setting: a cross-sectional survey

Demographic Study Numbers N (%)
Gender N = 1642
Male 805 (49)
Female 837 (51)
Level of Training N = 1641
Clerks 279 (17.0)
First year residents 377 (23.0)
Second year residents 366 (22.3)
Third year residents 231 (14.1)
Fourth year residents 165 (10.1)
Fifth year residents 185 (11.3)
Sixth and above year residents including Fellows 38 (2.3)
University N = 1642
Queen's U. 172 (10.5)
U. of Toronto 611 (37.3)
U. of Western Ontario 243 (14.8)
Ottawa U. 296 (18.0)
McMaster U. 317 (19.3)
Mean Age Residents 29.9
Training Program N = 1356*,**
Medicine 298 (22.0)
Family Medicine 351 (25.9)
Paediatrics 100 (7.4)
Surgery 226 (16.7)
Psychiatry 104 (7.7)
Radiology 56 (4.1)
Intensivists 7 (0.5)
Anaesthesia 102 (7.5)
Laboratory 24 (1.8)
Obstetrics/Gynaecology 65 (4.8)
Emergency 23 (1.7)
  1. *N = total number-clerks **7 not specified