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Table 1 Participant Socio-demographics (n = 317)

From: What occupational therapists’ say about their competencies’ enactment, maintenance and development in practice? A two-phase mixed methods study

  N (%) M(SD)   N (%)
 Age, years (N = 317)   28.4 (3.9) Practice Location (N = 317)a  
24–28 202 (63.7)   Hospital 51
29–33 87 (27.4)   Rehabilitation Centre 66
34–38 19 (6.0)   Local Community Service Center 71
39–43 7 (2.2)   Long-term care facility 33
44 and over 2 (0.7)   Private clinic 100
Years of Graduation (N = 314)   3.6 (1.9) Own practice 16
2016 (Less than one year) 61 (19.2)   Consultant 6
2014–15 120 (37.9)   School environment 16
2012–13 97 (30.6)   University 14
2007–2011 (More than 5 years) 39 (12.3)   Research centre 11
    Other 10
Gender (N = 317)    Professional Activity (N = 316)  
Male 14 (4.4)   Full time 237 (75)
Female 301 (95.0)   Part time between 50 and 99% 63 (20)
I prefer not to respond 2 (0.6)   Part time < 50% 16 (5)
University (N = 317)    Professional Activity (N = 298)  
McGill University 42 (13.2)   1 employer 257 (86.2)
Université Laval 52 (16.4)   2 or more employers 41 (13.8)
Université de Montréal 132 (41.6)   Professional Activity (N = 265)  
Université du Québec à Trois Rivières 41 (12.9)   Permanent job 161 (60.8)
Université de Sherbrooke 45 (14.2)   Replacement 104 (39.2)
Other 5 (1.6)    
Work Situation (N = 317)    Supervisor’s Discipline (N = 315)  
Employed 292 (92.2)   Occupational Therapist 126 (40)
Looking for a job 3 (0.9)   Physiotherapist 45 (14.3)
Studying 4 (1.3)   Social worker 36 (11.4)
Employed and looking for Job 3 (0.9)   Nurse 27 (8.6)
Employed and studying 6 (1.9)   Doctor 4 (1.3)
Parental Leave 6 (1.9)   I own my clinic 3 (1.0)
Other 3 (0.9)   I work on private practice 2 (0.6)
Position (N = 317)a    More than one answer 7 (2.2)
Clinician 308   I do not know 3 (1.0)
Student 20   Other 62 (19.7)
Clinician Coordinator 12    
Researcher 11   Clientele (N = 316)a  
Lecturer in an OT program 10   Older adults (65 yr +) 174
Consultant 8   Adults (18–64 yrs) 217
Manager 5   Youth (5–16 yrs) 103
Special project manager 3   Young children (0–4 yrs) 75
Lecturer in a program other than OT 1   Physical Health 202
Continuing education instructor 1   Mental Health 103
Multiple Roles 54 (17.0)   Other 3
Other 4   Not Applicable 1
  1. N varies because of missing data, M(SD) Mean (Standard Deviation), a Could provide multiple answers