Table 1.

Characteristics of the 2003 and 2010 GP and FP respondents, as well as those of all GPs and FPs practising in Ontario in 2011

CHARACTERISTICSGPs AND FPs
2003 RESPONDENTS (N = 707), %*2010 RESPONDENTS (N = 183), %*PRACTISING IN ONTARIO IN 2011 (N = 11 385), %*
Age, y
  • ≤ 3922.125.123.3
  • 40–4934.627.324.4
  • 50–5926.329.032.1
  • ≥ 6015.918.020.2
Female sex40.657.440.0
Location of primary medical education
  • Canada77.384.276.7
  • United States1.20.50.6
  • International19.615.322.7
Primary practice type
  • Solo practice32.915.317.1
  • Family health team, family health organization, or family health networkNA35.037.2
  • Family health groupNA31.129.1
  • Teaching practice7.23.8NA
  • Community health centre2.22.7NA
  • NA—not available.

  • * Percentages might not add to 100 owing to rounding.