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Table 2 Characteristics of GPs working in a deprived practice

From: Widening access to medicine may improve general practitioner recruitment in deprived and rural communities: survey of GP origins and current place of work

Characteristic No (%) working in a deprived practice Unadjusted OR (95 % CI) Adjusted OR (95 % CI) p-value (adjusted)
Male (n = 413) 36 (8.7) 1 -  
Female (n = 383) 31 (8.1) 0.92 (0.56 to 1.52)   
25–40 years (n = 164) 11 (6.7) 1 -  
41–55 years (n = 492) 48 (9.8) 1.50 (0.76 to 2.97)   
56–75 years (n = 145) 8 (5.5) 0.81 (0.32 to 2.08)   
Graduation year     
   1970–79 (n = 180) 14 (7.8) 1 -  
   1980–89 (n = 375) 36 (9.6) 1.26 (0.61 to 2.40)   
   1990–99 (n = 194) 13 (6.7) 0.85 (0.39 to 1.87)   
   2000–05 (n = 49) 4 (8.2) 1.05 (0.33 to 3.36)   
Socioeconomic status     
   NS-SEC 1 (High) (n = 611) 44 (7.2) 1 1  
   NS-SEC 2 (n = 21) 1 (4.8) 0.64 (0.08 to 4.91) 0.64 (0.08 to 4.91) 0.71
   NS-SEC 3 (n = 56) 4 (7.1) 0.99 (0.34 to 2.87) 0.99 (0.34 to 2.87) 0.94
   NS-SEC 4 (n = 63) 8 (12.7) 1.87 (0.84 to 4.18) 1.87 (0.84 to 4.18) 0.12
   NS-SEC 5 (Low) (n = 34) 8 (23.5) 3.97 (1.70 to 9.27) 3.97 (1.70 to 9.27) 0.001