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Table 1 Characteristics of participating registrars, including by round of data collection (registrar-round)

From: Socioeconomic status of practice location and Australian GP registrars’ training: a cross-sectional analysis

Registrar characteristics (n=1736) n (%)
Registrar gender Female 1114 (64.2)
Qualified as doctor in Australia Yes 1724 (82.5)
Training Pathway General 1277 (74.1)
Registrar-round characteristics (n= 4072)
Registrar works full-time Yes 3077 (77.7)
Age (years) Mean ± SD 32.4 ± 6.1
<=30 1825 (45.9)
31-40 1684 (42.3)
41-50 389 (9.8)
51+ 80 (2.0)
Training term Term 1 1614 (39.6)
Term 2 1469 (36.1)
Term 3 989 (24.3)
Registrar worked at practice previously Yes 994 (24.7)
Practice routinely bulk bills Yes 894 (22.3)
Practice Size (No. GPs working at the practice) Small (1-4 GPs) 1427 (36.1)
Large (5+ GPs) 2527(63.9)
Rurality Major city 2443 (60.2)
Inner regional 1024 (25.2)
Outer regional remote 594 (14.6)