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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the participants (chi square test)

From: An overview of osteopathy graduates’ perceived preparedness at transition from educational environment to clinic environment one year after graduation: a cross sectional study

Sample Regulated (%) Unregulated (%) Total (%) p value
Male 67 (54.03) 29 (65.91) 96 (57.14) 0.23
Female 57 (45.97) 15 (34.09) 72 (42.86)
Total 124 44 168 (100)
20–29 y/o 96 (77.42) 42 (95.45) 138 (82.14) 0.01
30–39 y/o 28 (22.58) 2 (4.55) 30(17.86)
Group of practice 46 (70.77) 7 (35.00) 53 (31.5) 0.009
Alone 19 (29.23) 13 (65.00) 32 (19.0)
Healthcare degree 37 (29.84) 8 (18.18) 45(26.79) 0.19
Healthcare degree 87 (70.16) 36 (81.82) 123 (73.21)
< 17 h/w 72 (58.06) 13 (29.55) 85 (50.60) 0.59
> 16 h/w 52 (41.94) 31 (70.45) 83 (49.40)
< 3 cpd 100 (80.65) 24 (54.55) 124 (73.80) 0.001
> 2 cpd 24 (19.35) 20 (45.45) 44(26.20)