Table 2

Respondents’ professional environments

CHARACTERISTICn/N* (%)
Population of practice area
 • < 10 0004/49 (8.2)
 • 10 000–100 00016/49 (32.7)
 • > 100 00029/49 (59.1)
Type of practice
 • Solo6/51 (11.8)
 • Group18/51 (35.3)
 • HSO or CCS10/51 (19.6)
 • Other17/51 (33.3)
Medical area of practice
 • General family medicine29/52 (55.8)
 • Restricted practice13/52 (25.0)
 • Specialist9/52 (17.3)
 • No longer practising medicine1/52 (1.9)
  • HSO health services organization, CCS comprehenisve care site.

  • * Not all physicians provided answers to these questions. Percentages might not add to 100, owing to rounding.