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Table 1 Background data of study participants (N=162)

From: Challenges imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic on the Obstetrics and Gynecology residency program: a mixed-methods Swedish survey in the COPE Staff cohort study

Characteristic N=162 %
Age (years) 20-30 9 6
31-40 96 59
41-50 12 7
No responsea 45 28
Healthcare region Northern Healthcare Region 11 7
Healthcare Region of Middle Sweden 27 17
Stockholm – Gotland 30 19
Southeast Healthcare Region 29 18
Southern Healthcare Region 36 22
West Götaland and Halland 29 18
Gender Female 122 75
Male 8 5
No responsea 32 20
Country of upbringing Sweden 111 69
Other Nordic Country 4 3
Other European Country 10 6
Non-European country 5 3
No responsea 32 20
Level of experience Senior residents 56 35
Junior residents 103 64
No responsea 3 1
Research experience PhD 12 7
Registered PhD student 9 6
Planned PhD registering 15 9
No research experience 122 75
Tested positive for COVID-19b Yes 16 10
No 66 41
Not tested 80 49
Are you or your partner currently pregnant? Yes, I am pregnant 22 14
Yes, my partner is pregnant 2 1
No 106 65
No response 32 20
Participants with children within specified age groups (in years) within the household b ≤6 128 79
7-15 22 14
≥16 1 1
No children 41 25
No responsea 32 20
  1. a Missing data due to respondents not completing the COPE Staff Survey I (please see Fig. 1)
  2. b Reverse transcription quantitative polymerase chain reaction