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Table 1 Population demographics (n = 766)

From: Enhanced knowledge of spontaneous reporting with structured educational programs in Korean community pharmacists: a cross-sectional study

Characteristics Value
Age, mean ± SD (years) 45.7 ± 10.7
Sex, n (%)
 Male 320 (41.8)
 Female 440 (57.4)
 Unknown 6 (0.8)
Career in community pharmacy, mean ± SD (years) 15.9 ± 10.5
Location of the pharmacy, n (%)
 Metropolitan area 473 (61.7)
 Rural area 292 (38.1)
 Unknown 1 (0.1)
Types of educational activitiesa, n (%)
Structured educational programs  
  Education by KPA 435 (56.8)
  Educational activities by other professional organization 73 (9.5)
  Online education 55 (7.2)
  Entry-level pharmacy program 40 (5.2)
Personally accessed educational resources  
  Information leaflet 175 (22.8)
  Media 149 (19.5)
  Information by co-worker 134 (17.5)
  Information by social network services 50 (6.5)
  1. Abbreviations KPA Korean Pharmaceutical Association
  2. aEach respondent could select more than one option