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Table 3 Demographics of both groups of doctors who qualified between years 1960-2003

From: Are the General Medical Council’s Tests of Competence fair to long standing doctors? A retrospective cohort study

  Doctors under investigation (n = 95) Volunteer doctors (n = 159)
Sex   
Male 79 (83%) 88 (55%)
Female 16 (17%) 71 (45%)
Ethnicity   
White 26 (27%) 95 (60%)
Non-white 69 (73%) 64 (40%)
Region of qualification   
UK 34 (36%) 116 (73%)
Overseas 61 (64%) 43 (27%)
Year of qualification   
1960-1980 56 (59%) 22 (14%)
1981-1990 25 (26%) 39 (25%)
1991-2003 14 (15%) 98 (62%)